Seoul: North Korea cancels pre-Olympic joint cultural event
Feb 02, 2018, 00:21
South Korea will host the 2018 Winter Olympics and Paralympic Games in its eastern county of PyeongChang.
The IOC stated that it may launch appeal of its own after CAS ruled there was insufficient to establish that anti-doping rule violations were committed by the 28 to have had their bans revoked, also reinstating their results from the Games four years ago.
It added: "The evidence put forward by the International Olympic Committee in relation to this matter did not have the same weight in each individual case".
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Cross-country skier Alexander Legkov and a skeleton competitor Aleksandr Tretiakov regained their gold medals, while another cross-country skier, Maxim Vylegzhanin, had his three silver medals reinstated.
Lawyer Anna Kozmenko explained that the CAS has not motivated the decision yet.
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South Korea's Unification Ministry announced on Tuesday that Pyongyang had sent a message on Monday night stating that it would not hold a joint cultural event at North Korea's Diamond Mountain on February 4 as part of ceremonies to mark the Winter Games in the South's Pyeongchang City. "That's why we can not fully understand why the other 11 athletes have not been fully vindicated".
The International Olympic Committee approved the joint march on January 20 and said the two delegations will enter PyeongChang Olympic Stadium behind the Korean Unification Flag, an image of a blue Korean Peninsula against a white background.
"And we are hoping that this work will certainly continue", he told reporters.
The British four-man team - led by pilot John Jackson - initially finished fifth, but could be upgraded to bronze after the International Olympic Committee disqualified the two Russian sleds - who finished first and fourth - following re-examination of the doping tests conducted at the time.
The Court of Arbitration for Sport today overturned doping bans for 28 Russian athletes, triggering a sharp response from the IOC.
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