Qatar's high jumping champion Mutaz Barshim's bronze medal from the 2012 London Olympics has been officially upgraded to silver due to the doping case of the gold medalist Ivan Ukhov from Russia.
Nine years after winning high jump bronze at the London Olympics, Qatar’s Mutaz Barshim’s medal has officially been upgraded to silver after the IOC’s decision to strip the gold medal from Russia’s Ivan Ukhov because of doping cases. #WeAreTeamQatar 💪🇶🇦 pic.twitter.com/ccyFK4mZ6J— Team Qatar 🇶🇦 (@qatar_olympic) November 13, 2021
Mutaz earned a gold medal during the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and has another silver from the 2016 Rio Janerio Olympics.
Source: Team Qatar Twitter
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