Discussion of article Life Ban For Russian Hammerer Ikonnikov:
QuoteKirill Ikonnikov, a Russian hammer thrower, has been suspended for life from all sports-related activities for violating anti-doping regulations.
“We have registered two positive doping tests over six months,” Mutko told journalists. “One girl injected something into her nose, but her situation is likely to be resolved. Ikonnikov, meanwhile, has been banned for life,” reports Tass.
At the 2012 Olympic Games in London Kirill Ikonnikov finished 5th. However, the International Association of…