I am very pleased that the Motherwell Times this week bears Yvonne Murray’s story on the front page.
Yvonne was cheated out of silver by a Soviet Athlete who five years later was found guilty of doping. Similarly, the Romanian who came second had links to doping programs. Yvonne was cheated out of silver and potentially gold. The UK Government must put further pressure on the International Olympic Committee to clamp down on doping and strip all titles from those found doping at any point in their career.
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