Maryia Savinova

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Maryia Savinova,Lorde Sebastian Coe,Mikhail Butov,Russia,

Photo: Maryia Savinova - World and Olympic 800m champion (Getty Images)

The International Association of Athletics Federation (IAAF) on Friday, announced that the Russian Athletics Federation has been provisionally suspended from international track and field events.

The governing body, led by the new federation president, Lorde Sebastian Coe, met via teleconference today and voted on the suspension by a unanimous 22-1 margin.