Russian hammer thrower Tatyana Lysenko is stripped of her London 2012 Olympic gold following a positive drugs retest.
Eight Russians are among the 23 athletes who failed drug tests in the retesting of samples from the London 2012 Olympics.
Russia’s Tatyana Lysenko added Olympic hammer gold to her world title Friday, nailing the Olympic record with a huge throw.
The International Olympic Committee on Friday announced that retests of 265 samples from the 2012 London Olympics revealed 23 athletes from five sports tested positive for banned drugs. The IOC will not name the athletes, who hail f...
Russia's Olympic and double world hammer champion Tatyana Lysenko becomes the latest athlete from the country to be suspended for doping.