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Paula Radcliffe critical of lifetime bans

Updated: October 13, 2011, 5:59 PM ET
Associated Press

LONDON -- Marathon world record-holder Paula Radcliffe has changed her stance regarding Britain's lifetime Olympic bans for doping offenders, saying it unfairly penalizes compatriots such as sprinter Dwain Chambers.

Britain is the only country with such a strong sanction, but it is under threat since the Court of Arbitration for Sport last week overturned an IOC rule that bars any athlete who has received a doping suspension of more than six months from competing in the next Olympics.

While ...

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