North Korea will not go to Tokyo Olympics, cites coronavirus concerns, report says

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North Korea will not participate in the Tokyo Olympics due to coronavirus pandemic safety concerns, according to South Korean media reports. [more]

Olympic weightlifting champion charged with swapping urine samples

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Olympic weightlifting champion Nijat Rahimov of Kazakhstan has been charged with swapping his urine samples, which could threaten his gold medal. [more]

Russia’s top weightlifter suspended in anti-doping case, report says

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Tatyana Kashirina, Russia's top weightlifter, has been suspended based on anti-doping data, according to Russian news agency TASS. [more]