Shelly Ann Fraser admits doping error

Updated: November 26, 2010, 10:07 AM ET
Associated Press

KINGSTON, Jamaica -- Olympic and world champion sprinter Shelly Ann Fraser is taking responsibility for not listing a banned painkiller that she took to relieve a toothache, resulting in a six-month ban.

The Jamaican tested positive test for oxycodone at the Diamond League meet May 23 in Shanghai. She said she took the painkiller after undergoing a dental procedure shortly before flying to China.

Fraser ran one of her slowest times in placing second at the meet, later saying she was ...

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