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Olympic doping hearing begins for Russian figure skater

Olympic doping hearing begins for Russian figure skater

Russian figure skater Kamila Valieva was called to testify to the Court of Arbitration for Sport on Tuesday in her 2022 Beijing Olympics doping case. Valieva, 17, is expected to testify over video from Russia to a close-door hearing in Switzerland. She contends that her failed doping test in 2021 – several weeks prior to […]

Turns Out Russian Skater Kamila Valieva Can Still Compete

Turns Out Russian Skater Kamila Valieva Can Still Compete

Recently, Russian Skater Kamila Valieva failed the drug test to compete for the Olympics. She is now cleared to continue skating for the Olympics. This is because she is taking a drug for her heart medication and Valieva will be able to compete in the individual women’s skating competition Tuesday. In last week’s performance, Valieva was able to land a perfect quadruple jump.

Russian Figure Skater, Kamila Valieva, Tests Positive for Banned Drug

Russian Figure Skater, Kamila Valieva, Tests Positive for Banned Drug

Kamila Valieva has tested positive for a banned drug. Valieva is a 15-year-old Russian figure skater. Valieva has managed to set nine world records during her career and has broken many barriers for herself. She even became the first woman to land a quad at the Olympics. This move is done when a skater jumps […]

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