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Belarusian weightlifters disqualified from 2017 World Championship for doping violations

The International Weightlifting Federation has disqualified Belarusian weightlifters for one year for doping violations.

As a result Belarusian sportsmen won’t be participating in the World Championship in Anaheim from November 28 till December 5. Besides Belarusian sportsmen, federations of Armenia, Azerbaijan, China, Moldova, Kazakhstan, Russia, Turkey and Ukraine were disqualified.

Belarusian weightlifters disqualified from 2017 World Championship for doping violations