Jones doping scandal - who would get the medals

13th December 2007, Comments 0 comments

Lausanne, Switzerland, December, 12, 2007 - US sprint star Marion Jones was on Wednesday stripped of her medals from the Sydney Olympics. The International Olympic Committee (IOC) is currently investigating whether the medals will be awarded to anybody else.

The final placings at the Sydney Olympics:

<#> 100 metres: GOLD: Marion Jones (US) SILVER: Ekaterini Thanou (Greece) BRONZE: Tanya Lawrence (Jamaica) 4. Place: Merlene Ottey (Jamaica)

200 metres: GOLD: Marion Jones (US) SILVER: Pauline Davis-Thomson (Bahamas) BRONZE: Susanthika Jayasinghe (Sri Lanka) 4. Place: Berverly McDonald (Jamaica)

4 x 100 metres: GOLD: Bahamas SILVER: Jamaica BRONZE: US (Chryste Gaines, Torri Edwards, Nanceen Perry, Marion Jones, Passion Richardson/heats) 4. Place: France

4 x 400 metres: GOLD: US (Jearl Miles-Clark, Monique Hennagan, Marion Jones, LaTasha Colander-Richardson, Andra Anderson/heats) SILVER: Jamaica BRONZE: Russia 4. Place: Nigeria

Long jump: GOLD: Heike Drechsler (Germany) SILVER: Fiona May (Italy) BRONZE: Marion Jones (US) 4. Place: Tatjana Kotova (Russia) DPA


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