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Three Russian weightlifters slapped with suspensions over violations of anti-doping rules

Each of the athletes received a four-year suspension

MOSCOW, October 19. /TASS/. The Russian Anti-Doping Agency (RUSADA) has issued suspension terms for three national weightlifters over violations of anti-doping regulations, the agency’s press office announced on Tuesday.

The athletes at the issue are Igor Vasilyuk, Oleg Volkov and Dmitry Korchevsky. Each of them received a four-year suspension.

The suspension terms for Volkov and Korchevsky come into force as of April 22, 2021, while Vasiluyk’s disqualification starts on April 20, 2020.