Tatyana LYSENKO

Tatyana Lysenko - Russia - 2013: World hammer throwing champion in Moscow.

Photo/Foto: George Herringshaw

Date: 16 August 2013

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    • DATE OF BIRTH
      Sunday, 09 October 1983
    • PLACE OF BIRTH
      Bataisk, Rostov region, Russia
  • INTERNATIONAL
  • Russia
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Tatyana LYSENKO - Russia - 2013: World hammer throwing champion in Moscow.

A delighted Tatyana Lysenko celebrates with the Russian flag after the successful defense of her

Hammer title at the 2013 World Athletics Championships in Moscow.

 

 1 Tatyana LYSENKO  RUS
 78.80 CR
 2  Anita WLODARCZYK
 POL  78.46 NR
 3  Wenxiu ZHANG  CHN  75.58 SB
 4  Zheng WANG  CHN  74.90 PB
 5  Anna BULGAKOVA  RUS  74.62
 6  Yipsi MORENO  CUB  74.16
SB
 7  Oksana KONDRATEVA
 RUS  72.76
 8  Éva ORBÁN  HUN  72.70

 

HOWEVER: IN APRIL 2016 SHE WAS SUSPENDED FOR DOPING.

SHE HAD ALREADY SERVED A TWO YEAR BAN FOR DOPING FROM JULY 2007

TO JULY 2009 AND HAD HER WORLD RECORD STRUCK OFF.

THE BAN 2016 WAS IMPOSED AFTER HER SAMPLE GIVEN AT THE 2012 LONDON OLYMPICS

WAS FOUND TO BE SUSPICIOUS.  NO RUSSIAN ATHLETES WERE ALLOWED TO COMPETE

AT THE 2016 OLYMPIC GAMES BECAUSE OF THEIR COLLECTIVE DRUG USE.