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Sun Yang benefited from convenient friendship with swimming’s chiefs | Sport

In August 2016, two years after Sun Yang was banned for three months because he’d been caught using an illegal stimulant, he won the Olympic 200m freestyle. It was his third gold medal, after his victories in the 400m and 1500m at London 2012. Sun explained the drug was medication …

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Triple Olympic champion Sun Yang handed eight-year ban

Gold medalist Sun Yang of China (left) and bronze medalist Duncan Scott of Great Britain (right) interact during the medal ceremony for the Men's 200m Freestyle Final.

CAS said it had accepted an appeal from the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) against a decision by the world swimming body FINA to clear Sun of wrongdoing for his conduct during the test in September 2018. The 28-year-old is one of China’s top athletes, having won two gold medals at …

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Olympic swimming champion Sun Yang banned for eight years after Cas ruling | Sport

The Chinese swimmer Sun Yang, a multiple world and Olympic champion, has been banned for eight years following a court of arbitration for sport (Cas) ruling released on Friday. Cas upheld an appeal lodged by the World Anti-Doping Agency (Wada) after Fina, the international swimming federation, cleared Yang of wrongdoing …

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Sun Yang, Chinese Olympic Swimmer, Gets 8-Year Doping Ban

Sun Yang, Chinese Olympic Swimmer, Gets 8-Year Doping Ban

Sun Yang, the three-time Olympic swimming champion from China, will be suspended for eight years for a drug-testing violation, the Court of Arbitration for Sport ruled on Friday. Sun, 28, a six-time Olympic medalist and the first Chinese man to win a swimming gold at the Games, has been fighting …

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Andrew Yang ends 2020 presidential campaign

How $1,000 a month got Andrew Yang this far

It’s the end to an upstart run that vaulted the businessman from obscurity to a Democratic contender backed by a devoted following known as the Yang Gang. Yang’s decision comes a week after a disappointing finish in Iowa, where the campaign invested millions and spent two weeks on a bus …

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