Tokyo Olympics: What is the Russian Olympic Committee? ROC meaning and Russia ban from Tokyo 2020 explained
The Russian Olympic Committee has caused plenty of debate at Tokyo 2020 as to why the athletes aren't competing for Russia and we are on hand to explain why Russia are banned, along with the national anthem and national flag situation currently being used at the Games. Watch every unmissable moment from the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games live on Discovery+ and the Eurosport app
The Russian Olympic Committee logo features the sae colours as the Russia flag
You might be sat at home wondering what country 'ROC' could possibly be and you can be forgiven for not knowing off the top of your head.
'ROC' will be appearing on your TV screens hundreds of times throughout the next fortnight as well as ROC athletes taking to the podium after winning a medal - but plenty will be wondering about the background of its origins.
There's already been plenty of medals for ROC including in the men's and women's team gymnastics, while Evgeny Rylov won gold in the men's 200m backstroke.