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Fighting doping in sport

17.10.2017

Expert on criminal liability for doping
Belarusian experts on criminal liability for doping Sergei Samusev, Secretary General of the Belarusian Weightlifting Union, and Denis Muzhzhukhin, director of the National Anti-Doping Agency of Belarus, were the guests of the recent TV program Sports Week on the CTV. They have expressed their opinions on whether criminal liability should be introduced for doping in sport. Do you think that the use of doping should be criminalized? Sergei Samusev, Secretary General of the Belarusian Weightlifting Union:

10.10.2017

Sportsmen comment on disqualification of Belarusian weightlifters
Sportsmen comment on disqualification of Belarusian weightlifters Weightlifting, doping, and disqualification-some see these words as undividable. Regular scandals do harm to the image of sport. Belarusian weightlifters are working hard no matter what, because this sport has great traditions, and it usually brings many medals.

02.10.2017

Belarusian weightlifters disqualified from 2017 World Championship for doping violations
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.

19.09.2017

Wrestler Alexander Medved about sport, doping and belief in God
Wrestler Alexander Medved about sport, doping and belief in God Alexander Medved himself, his family, friends and fans celebrate his 80th anniversary. The legendary freestyle wrestler, coach and teacher, Alexander found some time for pool and an interview to our TV channel. You’ve got a firm handshake! Alexander Medved:Once I was in Egypt and Sadat extended his hand for a handshake. I gripped his hand! If you could only hear him screaming! His security jumped me, but I shook them off. He laughed. I said: “Pardon, pardon”.

28.10.2016

Belarusian weightlifter Marina Shkermankova deprived of London Olympics bronze
Belarusian weightlifter Marina Shkermankova deprived of London Olympics bronze Belarusian weightlifter Marina Shkermankova has been stripped of the bronze medal of the Olympic Games 2012 in London for the use of illicit drugs. This information has been posted on the official website of the International Olympic Committee. At the London Olympics, Marina Shkermankova won 3rd place in the weight category up to 69 kg. After rechecking of doping tests illegal anabolic steroids were found.