Russian high jumper Anna Chicherova stripped of bronze medal from 2008 Olympics in doping case

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) Russian high jumper Anna Chicherova stripped of bronze medal from 2008 Olympics in doping case.
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October 06, 2016  |  Discuss

Deja vu: Vlasic, Chicherova go 2-3 again at Bird's Nest

BEIJING (AP) Same stadium, same positions on the podium. Just like at the 2008 Beijing Olympics, Blanka Vlasic won the silver medal and Anna Chicherova took the bronze at the world championships on Saturday. Both matched champion Maria Kuchina at 2.01 meters and finished behind the Russian on a countback. Even though their medals weren't gold, Vlasic and Chicherova still celebrated...
Via Associated Press
August 29, 2015  |  Discuss

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