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Robert Kendrick's doping ban reduced

Updated: August 22, 2011, 12:56 PM ET
Associated Press

LAUSANNE, Switzerland -- American tennis player Robert Kendrick had his doping ban reduced to eight months from one year by the Court of Arbitration for Sport on Monday.

Kendrick tested positive for the banned stimulant methylhexaneamine at the French Open on May 22. He blamed it on a capsule he took to combat jet lag.

The 31-year-old American had sought a three-month ban, which would have allowed him to compete at the U.S. Open, but he won't return to competitive tennis until ...

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