CAS raises an Olympic ban on former Russian Sports Minister Mutko

CAS raises an Olympic ban on former Russian Sports Minister Mutko

PHOTO FILE: Russian Deputy Prime Minister Vitaly Mutko attends a session of the St Petersburg International Economic Forum, Russia 7 June, 2019. REUTERS / Maxim Shemetov

MOSCOW (Reuters) – The Sports Arbitration Court (CAS) overturned a decision of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to exclude former Russian Sports Minister Vitaly Mutko from taking part in the Olympics, showing court documents published Thursday.

The IOC in 2017 issued Mutko from “no participation in all future Olympic Games” as part of the Russian suspension from the Pyeongchang Olympic Winter 2018 called “the systematic anti-doping system” by 2014 Games in southern Russia city. Sochi.

Reporting by Gabrielle Tétrault-Farber; Editing by

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