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New tests find 14 Russian athletes positive at Beijing Games

The Russian Olympic Committee has said 14 of its athletes at the
2008 Beijing Olympics tested positive for doping during re-tests of their samples.

Sports minister Vitaly Mutko said the news of the positive tests “certainly doesn’t look good”. 439 more words

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Happy Birthday to Jaouad Gharib

Today is the 44th Birthday of one of Morocco’s greatest Marathoners of the era, Jaouab Gharib. Being  born on today in 1972, in Khenifra, Morocco; Gharib was inspired by the marathon after watching the 1992 Marrakech Marathon won by Russian Mukhamet Nazipov on Live TV. 61 more words