Belarusian wrestler Kiryl Hryshchanka has been stripped of the gold medal he claimed in the Greco-Roman 130 kilograms event at this year's European Games in Minsk for doping.
Minsk 2019 Coordination Commission chairman Spyros Capralos urged the European Olympic Committees (EOC) to find a way of making the European Games more financially sustainable here at the organisation's General Assembly.
The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) independent observer (IO) team at this year's European Games in Minsk praised its "robust" anti-doping programme.
Upon joining insidethegames, nearly a year ago now, the likelihood of frequent work trips abroad was heavily emphasised.
Two flagbearers in last night’s European Games Closing Ceremony have revealed details of their reaction to hearing about the honour being bestowed upon them.