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Might as well get this going.

It's now official: Russia has been banned from participation in the Olympics for 4 years.  That should nuke them for the 2020 Summer games as well as the 2022 Winter games.  Individual athletes can compete if they can prove their adherence to the anti-doping rules.

https://apnews.com/1c4e9860a411abff9db61c58eeef947c
They'll compete under the Olympic flag though. Zero Russian presence at the games.
(12-09-2019, 01:11 PM)Richard Dickson Wrote: [ -> ]They'll compete under the Olympic flag though.  Zero Russian presence at the games.

Right, that's what they've done before for Russians who qualified otherwise (as well as athletes from other banned countries).