Russia’s Antonina Krivoshapka who won a silver medal as part of the 4-by-400 relay team will return her medal along with her entire team. Vera Ganeeva, a discus thrower also from Russia and Turkish boxer Adem Kilicci are both being sanctioned for testing positive from the 2012 London games. All three tested positive for the substance turinabol, an androgenic-anabolic steroid similar to the drugs taken by East German athletes in the mid to late 1900’s.
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From Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, Jordan Armenise began his sports broadcasting journey with the Hamilton Tiger-Cats of the Canadian Football League. It was in this role where he was able to merge his best attributes: sports knowledge and personality. While with the Ticats, Jordan provided live analysis and interviews while developing a digital portfolio of one-on-one interviews, episodic sports comedy and full length sports & news features. He has also worked with CBC Sports for Hockey Night in Canada, the 2014 Sochi Olympics and Special Olympics as well as roles with Cineflix and Cream Productions as an Assistant Director.