U.S. cyclist ends up with bronze

Updated: August 29, 2004, 11:33 AM ET
Associated Press

ATHENS, Greece -- Hungarian hammer throw champion Adrian Annus was stripped of his gold medal Sunday for failing to take a drug test, and a Colombian cyclist lost her bronze medal for a doping violation.

A total of seven medals -- three of them gold -- have been revoked during the Athens Games for doping.

The latest sanctions came only a few hours before the closing ceremony, the deadline for the International Olympic Committee to order additional drug tests for competitors.


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