IMAGE: Yelena Isinbayeva of Russia attends the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. Photograph: Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images. Double Olympic pole vault champion Yelena Isinbayeva, a fierce critic of a Russian track and field ban at the Rio Olympics, was elected an International Olympic Committee member on Sunday but a third of the votes were against her. The Russian, still the reigning world record holder, was excluded from the Games along with over 100 of her team mates following revelations ... Rediff.com, 1 week ago
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A Swiss court has denied a bid to delay a doping ban on Russia's biggest track star, Yelena Isinbayeva, but she announced she is going to Rio anyway to seek election to the International Olympic Committee. The Swiss Federal Count on August 8 denied ...Radio Free Europe, 2 weeks ago Russian Track Star Isinbayeva Seeks Election To Olympic Committee IrishSun.com, 2 weeks ago
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Russian Pole Vaulter Yelena Isinbayeva's last gasp attempt to compete at the Rio Olympcis has failed after a Swiss Court rejected her appeal against her ban. The two-time Olympic champion and compatriot Sergei Shubenkov atrack-and-fieldathlete ...EuroNews, 2 weeks ago Russia's Isinbayeva Loses Rio Bid Radio Free Europe, 1 month ago Doping scandal: Russia's Isinbayeva loses Rio Bid to compete in the Olympic Games Sott.net, 4 weeks ago
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FILE - In this Aug. 4, 2012 file picture Russia's Yelena Isinbayeva competes in a women's pole vault qualification round during the athletics in the Olympic Stadium at the 2012 Summer Olympics, London. The Court of Arbitration for Sport was ...Arizona Daily Star, 1 month ago The Latest: Isinbayeva welcomes Rio ban on Stepanova Mail.com, 1 month ago The Latest: Pole vaulter Isinbayeva says ban devalues Rio 610 CKTB, 1 month ago Europe The Latest: Pole vaulter Isinbayeva says ban devalues Rio Mail.com, 1 month ago
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Double gold medallist Yelena Isinbayeva, part of the banned Russian track and field team, is believed to have declined an offer to carry Russia's flag at the opening ceremony in Rio next Friday. The Russian Olympic delegation should be exiled. ...Equilibrio Informativo, 2 weeks ago Russia names athletics team for Rio despite ban Rediff.com, 1 month ago
IMAGE: Russian pole vault champion Yelena Isinbayeva. Photograph: Ian Walton/Getty Images. Russian pole vaulter Yelena Isinbayeva has applied to world athletics governing body IAAF to compete at the Rio Olympics despite Russia's ban, athletics authorities in Moscow on Thursday. "Isinbayeva sent her application on Wednesday," Alla Glushchenko, the spokeswoman for the Russian athletics federation, told AFP. The IAAF voted this month to maintain Russia's suspension over evidence of ...Rediff.com, 1 month ago
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Russian pole vaulter Yelena Isinbayeva says she will appeal the ban on Russian athletes. The International Paralympic Committee's move to ban all Russian athletes from participating in the Rio Games is an unfair and unjust decision based on a ...Sott.net, 2 weeks ago Rio 2016: Russia's Paralympians Appeal to Overturn Ban MSNBC Newsweek, 1 week ago
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