TATYANA CHERNOVA RUMORS

Ennis-Hill to get 3rd world title after Russian loses gold

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) British heptathlete Jessica Ennis-Hill is in line to receive a third world championship gold medal after Russia's Tatyana Chernova was stripped of the 2011 title on Tuesday for a doping violation. The Court of Arbitration for Sport also stripped Chernova of her bronze medal from the 2012 London Olympics and announced a new suspension for a separate blood...
Via Associated Press
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Russian heptathlete Chernova loses medals in doping case

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) Russian heptathlete Tatyana Chernova has been stripped of a world championship gold medal and an Olympic bronze medal because of a doping offense. The Court of Arbitration for Sport on Tuesday also handed Chernova a ban of 3 years, 8 months, for a separate blood doping violation. Russian runners Ekaterina Sharmina and Kristina Ugarova also received...
Via Associated Press
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Ennis-Hill hoping for ruling on disputed 2011 world title

BEIJING (AP) Olympic champion Jessica Ennis-Hill surprised even herself by winning the heptathlon gold at the world championships only a year after giving birth to her son. Now she's hoping a speedy decision by the sport's governing body could result in yet another unexpected world title - one she lost four years ago to an athlete later suspended for doping. Russia's Tatyana Chernova...
Via Associated Press
August 24, 2015  |  Discuss

IAAF says Russian bans show 'robustness' of anti-doping program

MONACO -- The IAAF says the spate of doping bans among top Russian athletes shows the "robustness" of the sport's drug-testing program. So far this year, bans have been handed to seven Russian track-and-field medalists from major championships, including four Olympic champions. Suspensions were imposed Friday on Olympic 3,000-meter steeplechase champion Yulia Zaripova and former...
Via Associated Press
February 02, 2015  |  Discuss
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