Elena Lashmanova

IAAF probe claims Elena Lashmanova competed while banned

Athletics` world governing body the IAAF confirmed Thursday they are probing claims that Russia`s Olympic 20km walk champion Elena Lashmanova took part in a race despite being on a two-year doping ban.

Jan 15, 2015, 20:54 PM IST

Banned Olympic walk champion probed over race claim

The Russian athletics federation is looking into reports that Olympic 20km walk champion Elena Lashmanova took part in a race in December despite currently being on a two-year doping ban.

Jan 14, 2015, 18:27 PM IST

Khusbir finishes 39th in 20km walk, still sets national record

Khusbir Kaur finished a distant 39th but still improved on her own national record in the women`s 20km Race Walk event in the 14th IAAF World Athletics Championships on Tuesday.

Aug 13, 2013, 17:19 PM IST

Olympic athletics: Russia`s Lashmanova wins walk in record time

Russia`s Elena Lashmanova won Olympic gold in the women`s 20km race walk Saturday, beating the world record of her fellow Russian Vera Sokolova in the process.

Aug 12, 2012, 02:38 AM IST