In the ROC think that Chicherova may appeal to the CAS, depriving it of bronze OI

MOSCOW, October 6 — R-Sport, Elena Dyachkova. Russian high jumper Anna Chicherova may challenge the decision of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to withdraw its bronze medals won at the Olympic games 2008 in Beijing, the court of arbitration for Sport (CAS), she has serious legal support, said the Agency “R-Sport” the head of the legal Department of the Russian Olympic Committee (ROC) Alexander Brilliantova.

The IOC on Thursday said that a doping sample the B-2, the 2008 Olympics in Beijing Chicherova gave a positive result, the athlete is deprived of the bronze medal Games.

“The IOC decision can still be appealed in court. As I understand it, Chicherova there are lawyers who do all the legal side of the issue with accusations of use of illegal drugs during the Olympics in Beijing. To appeal the decision to the CAS. I know that Chicherova the lawyers. I think the Swiss, this is quite an impressive representation and protection,” said Brilliantova on the phone.

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