Russian shot putter Kolodko stripped of 2012 Olympic silver
Rio de Janeiro, Aug 21 (IANS) Russian shot putter Evgeniya Kolodko has been stripped of his 2012 Olympic silver for failing her anti-doping test, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) has said.
The decision was taken after the re-tests of doping samples from the 2012 Olympic Games, the IOC said in a statement on Saturday, reports Tass.
The decision which enters into force immediately was taken after the re-tests of doping samples from the 2012 Olympic Games.
“Re-analysis of Kolodko’s samples from London 2012 resulted in a positive test for the prohibited substances Dehydrochlormethyltestosterone and Ipamorelin,” the statement said.
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