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Female wrestler also expelled

Updated: August 28, 2004, 11:33 AM ET
Associated Press

ATHENS, Greece -- Hungarian weightlifter Ferenc Gyurkovics was stripped of his silver medal and kicked out of the Olympics on Saturday for using steroids. Puerto Rican wrestler Mabel Fonseca was also expelled for a positive drug test.

Gyurkovics used oxandrolone, the International Olympic Committee said. He competed in the 105-kilogram (231-pound) class and set an Olympic record by lifting 195 kilograms (429 pounds) in the snatch on Tuesday, but finished second to Dmitri Berestov of ...

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