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Russian Wrestler's Doping Suspension Stretched To 2 Years

Law360 (September 14, 2018, 7:38 PM EDT) -- The Court of Arbitration for Sport has imposed a two-year suspension on a Russian Olympic wrestler for doping, overturning a previously imposed shorter period of ineligibility, according to a statement.

In a Thursday announcement, CAS said it has overturned Anzor Boltukaev's 10-month suspension, which United World Wrestling's anti-doping panel had imposed in February. The UWW is the international governing body for the sport of amateur wrestling.

The two-year suspension began on Thursday but will include credit for a period of ineligibility that Boltukaev had already served...
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