Russian Athlete Stripped Of Medals, 2 More Suspended

Law360, New York (November 30, 2016, 8:21 PM EST) -- The Court of Arbitration for Sport has found three Russian track and field athletes guilty of doping rule violations after the International Association of Athletics Federations and the athletes agreed to send the cases over performance-enhancing drugs to the Swiss body, according to a statement from the court Tuesday.

Highlighting the group is Russian heptathlete Tatyana Chernova, who will be stripped of her gold medal from the 2011 World Championships in Daegu, South Korea, handing the award to British heptathlete Jessica Ennis-Hill. After finishing second to...
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