Eleven weightlifters test positive

Updated: February 6, 2004, 2:11 PM ET
Associated Press

BUDAPEST, Hungary -- Eleven weightlifters failed drug tests at the World Championships in November in Canada.

Banned substances were found in the tests of nine men and two women, International Weightlifting Federation spokesman Jeno Boskovics said Friday.

Although some national federations already announced bans for their weightlifters, Boskovics said a final decision on each case would be made at the federation's board meeting next month.

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