Eight more Russians cleared to compete as neutrals

Eight more Russian athletes have been cleared to compete as neutrals by world athletics' governing body.A total of 61 cases were reviewed by the IAAF's doping review board in the latest round of applications, with 53 declined.The IAAF said the successful applicants met exceptional criteria.Russia's athletics federation remains banned from

IAAF clears 16 Russians to compete as neutrals

Sixteen more Russian athletes have been cleared to compete as neutrals by world athletics' governing body.The IAAF said the 16 had met the "exceptional eligibility criteria" required to compete. It added it had received more than 150 applications from Russian athletes to compete as neutrals this year and 39 had

IAAF rejects 28 Russian requests to compete as neutrals

Twenty-eight Russian athletes have had their requests to compete as neutrals rejected by world athletics' governing body, which has approved three others.The IAAF doping review board accepted the appeals of 400m runner Kseniya Aksyonova, javelin thrower Vera Rebrik and 400m hurdler Vera Rudakova.A further 27 cases are under review as