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2 Swiss athletes banned

Updated: September 13, 2012, 11:12 AM ET
Associated Press

BERN, Switzerland -- Switzerland's Olympic committee says two of its athletes have received two-year bans for "possession and attempted use" of doping products bought online.

The committee says it's the first time national anti-doping rules have been applied in cases of banned drugs ordered on the Internet.

Roger Nachbur, a 30-year-old road cyclist, and 41-year-old speed skier Reto Eigenmann are barred from competition through Aug. 22, 2014.

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