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IOC Sanctioned A Turkish Athlete For Doping In London 2012IOC Has Been Storing Samples Sin

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IOC sanctioned a Turkish athlete for doping in London 2012

IOC has been storing samples since Athens Olympics, 2004

Mete Binay participated in weightlifting in London Olympics, 2012

Mete Binay of Turkey, competing in the men’s 69 kg weightlifting event at the Olympic Games London 2012, in which he ranked 6th, has been sanctioned. Re-analysis of Binay’s samples from London 2012 resulted in a positive test for the prohibited substance. 

The IOC Disciplinary Commission has decided: 

- Mete Binay is found to have committed an anti-doping rule violation pursuant to the IOC Anti-Doping Rules applicable to the Olympic Games in London 2012. 
- Stands disqualified from the event in which he participated upon in London 2012, the men’s 69 kg weightlifting event 
- the diploma obtained in the men’s 69 kg weightlifting event withdrawn and is ordered to return the same. 
- The International weightlifting Federation is requested to modify the results of the above-mentioned event accordingly and to consider any further action within its own competence. 
- The decision comes into force immediately 
- Turkish Olympic council will ensure the diploma is returned to the IOC. 

The reanalysis programme for the samples from the Olympic Games London 2012 will continue until the end of the statute of limitations period is reached in August 2020. 

Re-analysis of samples from the London 2012 Olympic Games is being done as part of IOC’s efforts to protect clean athletes and the integrity of the competition. IOC ha been storing samples from Olympic Games since Athens 2004. Fight against doping is always at the highest priority for the IOC And make sure there is accountability for wrong actions, doping in this case, on part of athletes. 

IOC sanctioned a Turkish athlete for doping in London 2012

IOC has been storing samples since Athens Olympics, 2004

Mete Binay participated in weightlifting in London Olympics, 2012

Mete Binay of Turkey, competing in the men’s 69 kg weightlifting event at the Olympic Games London 2012, in which he ranked 6th, has been sanctioned. Re-analysis of Binay’s samples from London 2012 resulted in a positive test for the prohibited substance. 

The IOC Disciplinary Commission has decided: 

- Mete Binay is found to have committed an anti-doping rule violation pursuant to the IOC Anti-Doping Rules applicable to the Olympic Games in London 2012. 
- Stands disqualified from the event in which he participated upon in London 2012, the men’s 69 kg weightlifting event 
- the diploma obtained in the men’s 69 kg weightlifting event withdrawn and is ordered to return the same. 
- The International weightlifting Federation is requested to modify the results of the above-mentioned event accordingly and to consider any further action within its own competence. 
- The decision comes into force immediately 
- Turkish Olympic council will ensure the diploma is returned to the IOC. 

The reanalysis programme for the samples from the Olympic Games London 2012 will continue until the end of the statute of limitations period is reached in August 2020. 

Re-analysis of samples from the London 2012 Olympic Games is being done as part of IOC’s efforts to protect clean athletes and the integrity of the competition. IOC ha been storing samples from Olympic Games since Athens 2004. Fight against doping is always at the highest priority for the IOC And make sure there is accountability for wrong actions, doping in this case, on part of athletes. 

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