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Sacked coach breaks silence

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Sacked coach breaks silenceSacked Ukrainian coach Yuri Ogrodnik today (July 5) defended himself, saying that he has no role in the doping scandal that hit Indian athletics and he had given only medals to the country and not steroids to the athletes. Yuri’s sacking was today announced by Sports Minister Ajay Maken who held the Ukrainian responsible for the dope flunk of six of his wards, including three of the Commonwealth and Asian Games gold-winning women relay quartet.

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India sprint coach to face the axe

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India sprint coach to face the axe

India's sprint coach to face the axe?The Sports Ministry on Tuesday (July 5) was set to act tough on India’s Ukrainian coach Yuri Ogorodinik who trained the now tainted golden quartet. Ministry sources claim tht Ogorodinik will now be removed as the sprint coach. Among the eight athletes who have tested positive for anabolic steroids, six are sprinters and many now blame Ogorodinik for the entire mess.

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