Jamaican sprinter's life ban upheld
LAUSANNE, Switzerland -- Sport's highest appeals court has upheld the lifetime doping ban for Jamaican sprinter and former world relay champion Steve Mullings.
The Court of Arbitration for Sport says it dismissed the 30-year-old runner's appeal of the ban imposed by the Jamaican Anti-Doping Commission in November 2011 after his second drug offense.
Mullings tested positive for furosemide, a banned diuretic and masking agent, at the national trials leading to the 2011 world championships. ...
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