All Russian weightlifters were banned from Olympics 2016

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International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) has not allowed the Russian team to participate in the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.

This was stated on the official website of the organization.

Earlier, the International Olympic Committee (IOK) decided not to remove all Russian sportsmen from the competition, allowing each of international sports federations to make a decision by themselves.

Source: tjournal.ru

 

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