Russia will participate in the Olympics conditionally

by Toqui Tahmid | Posted on Sunday, July 24th, 2016 | 0

Russia will participate in the Olympics conditionally

Russia will be able to take part in Olympic under conditions. International Olympic Committee (IOC) said so. Also said, Russia has not been banned from the Olympic sports federations, their athletes can take part in Rio de Janeiro after sports federations consents.

International Athletics Association (IAAF) upheld sanctions on Russia in International Athletics for the second term due to the doping scandal. As a result, drought was made about to take Russian Athletes ca take part on Rio Olympic?

It was reported, International sports court had rejected the appeal against the banned 68 Russian athletes and they were not allowed to take part in the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. Thursday (21 July) international sports court dismiss the appeal and upheld the ban.

World Sports Federations were in the fear, that Russia will not be seen for the first time after 1984 Los Angeles Olympics boycott.


Russia Athletics Federation asked to help to International Olympic Committee (IOC), that to manage Russian Athletes participation in the Rio Olympic.


In November last year, According to the World Anty Dope Organization (WADA) report, Russian Athletes were taking Drugs.  The government helps athletes on this occasion. On that month IAAF temporarily banned Russia Athletics Federation immediately. to lift the ban Russia Athletics Federation applied to IAAF. But IAAF upheld the previous ban. Russian Athletics Federation applied against this ban to The Court of Arbitration for Sport

But That did not work. Russian Olympic Committee and international 68 Russian track and field Athletes. But Court of Arbitration for Sport upheld the ban on Russian track and field’s 68 athletes at the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro


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