22 February 2019, Friday, 2:06
Appeal of the BPR Rada

Winner of Minsk Semi-Marathon Disqualified for Use of Doping


Lyudmila Lyakhovich's results are annulled for the period from 2012 to 2016.

The athlete is disqualified for 2 years. Her results for the period from 2012 to 2016 are annulled in connection with the violation of anti-doping rules, the Belarusian Federation of Athletics informed correspondent of Minsk-Novosti.

It will be recalled that L. Lyakhovich (maiden name-Kavalenka) represented Ukraine until 2014. In 2017, the athlete received the right to represent the Republic of Belarus and lead the medal count in the European 10.000m Cup. She also won the 2017 Minsk Semi-Marathon.