Russian national team on weightlifting will miss the world Cup 2017 in Anaheim (USA) because of doping violations. It is reported portal insidethegames.biz.
The sports officials have banned nine teams, including two favorite national teams of Kazakhstan and China.
The competition will be held in late November — early December. Men’s team USA in the world Championships, won gold medals since 1997.
The head of the independent Commission of the world anti-doping Agency (WADA) Richard McLaren in 2016, issued a report on the use of doping Russian athletes. It was reported that thousands of representatives of 30 sports were involved in the manipulation of doping samples at different tournaments, including the Olympic games 2014 in Sochi. According to the canadian Professor, the state knew and supported the functioning of the system, hidden from the public samples of Russian athletes.