Silver medalist at the Olympic games in 2016 in gymnastics the pommel horse, Britain’s Louis Smith could be suspended from competition for mocking Islam, reports TASS with reference to the BBC</u>.

The athlete posted a video in which he ridiculed the retired gymnast Luke Carson and parodied the Muslim prayer. After that, Smith admitted that he deeply regrets his rash actions.

The statement of Federation of sports gymnastics of great Britain stated that such behaviour of an athlete can result in suspension from competition or expulsion of members for violation of code of conduct.

27-year-old Smith is a four-time Olympic medalist. He has won awards in the last three Games, but never won a championship.

British gymnast punished for mocking Islam 11.10.2016

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