Devetzi sanc­tioned.

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The In­ter­na­tional Olympic Com­mit­tee (IOC) con­firmed yes­ter­day that Greek triple jumper Pigi Devetzi is be­ing stripped of the bronze medal she won at the 2008 Bei­jing Olympics. “Re­anal­y­sis of Devetzi’s sam­ples from Bei­jing 2008 re­sulted in a pos­i­tive test for the pro­hib­ited substance stanozolol,” said the IOC. The IOC sanc­tioned an­other 15 ath­letes who took part in the Games. Apart from the 41-year-old Greek, who has re­tired from track and field, nine of them were medal­ists.

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