Yekaterina Grigoryeva

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Yekaterina Leshcheva-Grigoryeva or Ekaterina Grigorieva (Russian: Екатерина Григорьева; born April 21, 1974) is a Russian sprint athlete. She became the Summer Universiade champion in the 200 metres at the 1997 Games. She reached the European podium at the 2000 European Athletics Indoor Championships, taking the silver medal in the women's 200 m. She was given a two-year ban from competition in 2001.


Year Competition Venue Position Notes
1994 European Championships Helsinki, Finland 5th (semis) 200 m
1995 World Indoor Championships Barcelona, Spain 5th (semis) 60 m
World Championships Gothenburg, Sweden 8th (semis) 100 m
1996 Olympic Games Atlanta, Georgia, United States 4th 4×100 m relay
1997 World Student Games Catania, Italy 1st 200 metres
World Championships Athens, Greece 4th 200 m
5th 4×100 m relay
1998 Goodwill Games Uniondale, New York, United States 8th 200 m
3rd 4×100 m relay
2000 European Indoor Championships Ghent, Belgium 2nd 200 m
2001 World Championships Edmonton, Canada DQ[1] 200 m
2005 European Indoor Championships Madrid, Spain 5th (semis) 60 m
2006 European Championships Gothenburg, Sweden 2nd 100 metres
1st 4×100 m relay
IAAF World Cup Athens, Greece 2nd 4×100 m relay
2007 World Championships Osaka, Japan 7th (q-finals) 100 m


  1. ^ Butler, Mark (2015). "Doping violations at IAAF World Championships". IAAF World Championships Beijing 2015 Statistics Handbook. Monaco: IAAF. pp. 75–78.