The international Association of athletics associations has approved 11 applications from Russian athletes to receive neutral status. This was reported by the press service of the all-Russian athletics Federation (vfla).
The right to participate in international competitions under the neutral flag was received by Mikhail Akimenko, Ksenia Aksenova, Irina Ivanova, Vladislav Panasenko, Dmitry Sorokin, Sardana Trofimova, Anna tropina, Julia Turova, Natalia Aksenov, Anatoly Rybakov, Konstantin Shabanov.
18 people did not receive neutral status: Elena Lashmanova, Antonina krivoshapka, Anna Chicherova, Ekaterina Koneva, Anna Avdeeva, Alexander Gulyaev, Alena Gordeeva, angelina Zhuk-Krasnova, Daria Nedicine, Constantine Plotnikov, Eugene Soloviev, Ekaterina Strokova, Alexander Ariskin, Maxim Yakushev, Natalia Pogrebnyak, Ekaterina Zavyalova, Paul savage and Anastasia Vitiugov.
At the moment, 129 Russian athletes can participate in different international events 2019, 53 athletes received from the IAAF failures in obtaining neutral status, neutral status was revoked one athlete Igor Obraztsov (sprint).