Russian curler who failed drug test to be stripped of bronze Olympic medal


Russian curler Alexander Krushelnitsky tested positive for meldonium in the Winter Olympics 2018.   Formally charged by the Court of Arbitration for Sport, Krushelnitsky is likely to be stripped of his mixed doubles curling bronze medal won alongside his wife Anastasia Bryzgalova.  The banned substance meldonium was also taken by Russian tennis player Maria Sharapova, leading to a 15-month long competition ban.   168 Russian competitors entered the […]

Is there too many demands on sports people and a lack of outlets for them when they retire?

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The life of an athlete is a tough one. Hours of training, multiple sacrifices and utmost dedication are needed to reach the top of your game.