On paper, Russia's Olympic podium chances strong despite ban
A further 47 banned coaches and athletes, including Ahn, had appealed the IOC decision but on Friday their appeals were dismissed by the Court of Arbitration for Sport.
The Russians had appealed their exclusion from the Games by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) over the doping scandal from the 2014 Sochi Games.73 days ago
US Senator John McCain, a frequent critic of the Kremlin, praised the IOC announcement.139 days ago
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