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Olympic champion Sun Yang banned for 8 years in doping case

GENEVA (AP) — When the hammer came down on a container holding a vial of Sun Yang’s blood, it ultimately shattered the career of China’s greatest swimmer. The three-time Olympic champion was banned for eight years on Friday, likely ending the 28-year-old Sun’s racing days before he could defend his…
bubmag
February 28, 2020
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Russian doping appeal gets closed-door hearing after April

Feb. 27, 2020 at 10:07 am Updated Feb. 27, 2020 at 10:09 am LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — There will not be a public hearing when Russia’s appeal against widespread sporting sanctions goes before sport’s highest court. The Court of Arbitration for Sport said Thursday the hearing will be held behind…
bubmag
February 27, 2020
Doping Test

Swimming authorities worked to protect champion in doping case

February 25, 2020 | 3:23pm Enlarge Image China's Sun Yang waves at the World Swimming Championships in Gwangju, South Korea. AP GENEVA — International swimming authorities worked to protect three-time Olympic champion Sun Yang from being banned from the sport in a doping case, according to a Swiss supreme court…
bubmag
February 25, 2020
Doping Test

Swimming authorities worked to protect Sun Yang from ban

FILE - In this Friday, July 26, 2019 file photo, China's Sun Yang waves following the men's 4x200m freestyle relay heats at the World Swimming Championships in Gwangju, South Korea. Ahead of a verdict pending within days in the doping case of three-time Olympic champion Sun Yang, a Swiss supreme…
bubmag
February 25, 2020
Doping Test

Swimming authorities worked to protect Sun Yang from ban

GENEVA (AP) — International swimming authorities worked to protect three-time Olympic champion Sun Yang from being banned from the sport in a doping case, according to a Swiss supreme court document. A verdict in the case against the Chinese swimmer is expected within days from the Court of Arbitration for…
bubmag
February 25, 2020
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Sports court holds open hearing in cyclist’s doping case

FILE - In this file photo dated Wednesday, May 1, 2019, the Court of Arbitration for Sport, CAS, headquarters in Lausanne, Switzerland. The Court of Arbitration for Sport has begun a public hearing for cyclist Andr Cardoso to challenge a four-year ban for doping. Cardosos lawyers took the option to…
bubmag
February 24, 2020
Doping Test

Sun Yang Is Training at Home in Hangzhou During COVID-19 Outbreak

Chinese swimmer Sun Yang has been training in his home town of Hanzhou at the Zhejiang College of Sports during the recent outbreak of coronavirus COVID-19. The information comes via CGTN, the international arm of China’s state-run news organization. The 28-year old Sun, an 11-time World Champion and 3-time Olympic champion,…
bubmag
February 15, 2020