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the International athletic association has temporarily discharged of competitions of the Greek sprinters of Kenderisa and Tana

the International athletic association (IAAF) has temporarily discharged Tana which are accused of absence on a dope - control on the Olympic Games in Athenes of competitions of the Greek sprinters of Kostasa Kenderisa and Katerinu.

as inform the Greek mass-media, corresponding decision IAAF has been published on Wednesday. The further legal investigation of sprinters will move the Greek association of gymnastic and sports societies. Thus IAAF reserves the right to itself not to countenance the decision of national association if it does not correspond to the business facts.

the champion of Sydney - 2000 in run on 200 m of Kostas Kenderis and the silver medallist of the same Games on a distance of Katerina of 100 m Tana were not on the eve of Olympic Games opening - 2004 in Athenes on a dope - control that is equivalent to the dope use. The Greek Office of Public Prosecutor assumes that sportsmen after absence on a dope - the test dramatized road accident and some days sat out in one of the Athenian hospitals. Against Kenderisa and Tana, except investigation in the area of the sports organisations, criminal case on charge in the use of a dope and false witnessess is brought. And though the use of a dope by sportsmen is not proved, at a search in the firm belonging to their trainer Hristosu Tzekosu, hundreds boxes with the preparations forbidden in sports are found.