Russian weightlifter, world champion and world record holder in the weight class over 105 kg Alexey Lovchev suspended from competitions from-for suspicions in the dope use, reports the website of International weightlifting Federation.
In doping sample taken from him during the world championship in Houston, traces ipamorelin, a peptide hormone.
Positive results from samples taken at three Russian weightlifters. From the competition suspended Olga Zubov, Alexey Kosov and Olga Afanasyeva.
At the moment, the IWF reported a 17 positive doping samples taken during the world championship held in late November in Houston.