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COSR head Alin Petrache resigns

The President of the Romanian Olympic and Sport Committee, Alin Petrache, on Monday resigned from office for not observing the target at the Rio Olympic Games. Petrache also announced he would not run anymore for the committee’s elections this autumn. ...

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Fencing, European Championships: Romania men’s team wins bronze medal

Romania men’s fencing team, made up of Tiberiu Dolniceanu, Iulian Teodosiu and Alin Badea won on Saturday the bronze medal at the European Championships in Torun. Romania defeated Hungary in the match for places 3-4 by 45-32. Throughout the competition, ...

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Another four Romanian athletes tested positive for doping

Two Romanian athletes qualified for the Rio Olympics Games have been tested positive with meldonium, a substance banned by the World Anti-Doping Agency (Wada) since early this year. The two athletes are Mihai Donisan, aged 27 and Claudia Ştef, 38, ...

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