Olympics chief slams the “extremely disappointing” decision of lifting life bans for doping imposed on 28 Russian athletes.
28 Russian athletes have had their Olympic doping bans overturned and their results from the 2014 Winter Games reinstated.
Russian short track speed skater Viktor Ahn, biathlete Anton Shipulin and cross-country skier Sergei Ustyugov are not on the list of Russian athletes eligible to Pyeongchang Olympics.
The Court of Arbitration for Sport began to hear appeals from 39 Russian athletes who were given lifetime Olympic bans for doping violations at the 2014 Sochi Games.
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) banned Russia over doping.
This month 14 Russian athletes were banned from the Olympics for life for doping.