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More summer Olympics IFs announce Russian athlete sanctions

Athletes practice at Tokyo 2020 10m Air Rifle Women's pre-event training (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

The International Shooting Sport Federation is among the latest international federations to suspend Russian and Belarusian athletes following the Russian invasion of Ukraine.

The federation said: “Following the respective decision of the IOC Executive Board and a meeting with the IOC president, the ISSF [has] decided that athletes from the Russian Federation and Belarus will not be allowed to take part in ISSF championships.”

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