Athletics

Wrong National Anthem Plays as Russian Athlete Wins Boston Marathon

Organizers of Boston Marathon has played wrong anthem as Russian Lidiya Grigoryeva won the race and accepted her trophy on Monday, the Associated Press reported.

Popularity: 7% [?]

April 17, 2007

Russian Steeplechase Champion Gets 2-year Doping Ban

Russian steeplechase champion Lyubov Ivanova was banned for two years by her country’s track and field federation after testing positive for an unspecified steroid.

Popularity: 6% [?]

December 25, 2006