Athens, Greece (Sports Network)-
Hungarian weightlifter Ferenc Gyurkovics was stripped of his silver medal in the 105kg category after testing positive for an anabolic steroid.
The International Olympic Committee also announced that wrestler Mabel Fonseca from Puerto Rico was excluded from the Games for failing an anti-doping test. Fonseca tested positive for Stanozolol, a prohibited anabolic steroid, after competing in the women's freestyle 55kg wrestling event this past Monday. She placed fifth.
Gyurkovics tested positive for Oxanfrolone after competing this past Tuesday. The International Weightlifting Federation was requested to modify the results of the event accordingly and to consider any further action within its own competence.
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