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• Russian athletics coach Kazarin admits breaching lifetime ban from sport

Russian athletics coach Vladimir Kazarin has admitted breaching his lifetime ban from the sport and confirmed he had continued working with athletes after he was suspended in 2017.

In an interview with Russian public sports channel Match TV, Kazarin, conceded allegations he was still active in the sport despite being banned for life for multiple doping offences including possession, trafficking and administration were true.

Kazarin once coached Maria Savinova, winner of the Olympic gold medal in the 800 metres at London 2012 before she was stripped of her title because of doping,  and the athlete-turned-whistleblower Yulia Stepanova.

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