Ukrainian weightlifter Razoronov expelled from Games for doping

Updated: August 23, 2008, 10:58 AM ET
Associated Press

BEIJING -- Ukrainian weightlifter Igor Razoronov was kicked out of the Beijing Olympics on Saturday, the sixth athlete caught for doping during the Games.

Razoronov tested positive for the steroid nandrolone after finishing sixth in the 105-kilogram (231.5 pounds) division Monday, the International Olympic Committee said.

The 38-year-old Razoronov was disqualified and expelled from the Games.

The IOC asked the international weightlifting federation to adjust ...

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