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  • Taylor Abbott, Naomi Graham and Kamran Madani receive upgraded medals from Pan American Games Lima 2019


    11/19/20

    Nov. 18, 2020

    COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - The United States Olympic & Paralympic Committee today announced that Panam Sports has upgraded boxer Naomi Graham and karate athlete Kamran Madani to gold medals, and open water swimmer Taylor Abbott to the silver medal, for their performances at the Pan American Games Lima 2019. The medal reallocations are a result of three athletes receiving disqualification rulings for doping offenses and having their medal wins revoked.

    “I’m overjoyed to be upgraded to the gold medal and to be named the Pan American champion,” said Graham. “Thank you to the United States Army for the continuous support so I ...

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