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Ekaterina Poistogova

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Nationality  Russia
Name  Ekaterina Poistogova
Spouse  Stepan Poistogov
Event(s)  800 metres
Weight  65 kg
Sport  Running
Height  1.75 m
Residence  Russia
Role  Athlete

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Born  1 March 1991 (age 24) (1991-03-01) Arzamas, Gorky Oblast, RSFSR, Soviet Union
Olympic medals  Athletics at the 2012 Summer Olympics – Women's 800 metres
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Ekaterina Zavyalova, former married name Poistogova (born 1 March 1991) is a Russian athlete, who specializes in the 800 metres. She is best known for winning the bronze medal in the 800 meters at the 2012 London Olympics.


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Zavyalova was born on 1 March 1991 in Arzamas. After marrying fellow middle-distance runner Stepan Poistogov, she adopted the feminine form of his surname, Poistogova. She returned to her birth name following their divorce.


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In the 2012 London Olympics, Poistogova placed second in her first-round heat with a time of 2:01.08. She placed second in the semifinals with a time of 1:59.45. She won the bronze medal in the 800 m final with a time of 1:57.53.

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In November 2015, after an investigation, Poistogova was one of five Russian runners whom the World Anti-Doping Agency recommended to receive a lifetime ban for doping during the London Olympics.

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