Comments: Am I missing something?

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I can't play for my country so I'll play against them. What a narcisist!

Posted by jef at June 27, 2008 10:01 AM

I'm pretty sure that, in 2004, American players of Greek heritage (such as Nick Markakis) played for the Greek baseball team.

This situation seems somewhat different, though. I don't know what the IOC's rules are for this situation.

The article does say that she has a Russian passport and was "fast-tracked" for Russian citizenship.

Posted by Alejandro at June 27, 2008 10:10 AM