Soth Korea: 'Disappointing'- IOC President on CAS decision on Russian athletes

The President of the International Olympic Committee Thomas Bach called the decision made by the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) to overturn IOC suspensions on 28 Russian athletes «disappointing and surprising,» during a press conference in PyeongChang, Sunday. Thomas Bach admitted that «the Russian athletes internationally are tested internationally more than the athletes of any other... Еще participating country.» IOC President called the decision to overturn life bans on Russian athletes by the Court of Arbitration for Sport «extremely disappointing and surprising for the IOC.» He added that «the absence of sanction by CAS does not mean that your entitled receive an invitation from the IOC, because receiving this invitation is a privilege for clean Russian athletes.» On Thursday, CAS decided to overturn the suspension of 28 Russian athletes from the PyeongChang Games, the Thomas Bach confirmed that the IOC is considering to appeal the decision to the Swiss Federal Tribunal.

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