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Usain Bolt Loses Triple-Triple Gold Title Because of Teammate’s Doping

Doping has cost Usain Bolt one of the nine Olympic medals that allowed him to claim the title of being the only athlete to win triple gold in the 100m, 200m and 4x100m in three consecutive Olympic Games. But it wasn’t his wrongdoing that landed him in that position. The International Olympic Committee (IOC) announced…

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Nike Suspends Maria Sharapova’s Endorsement Deal After She Confessed To Doping

  Former Wimbeldon champion, Maria Sharapova tested positive for Meldonium (a prohibited medical substance) after competing in the Australian Open in January. The 5-time Grand Slam champion admitted to testing positive during a press conference at Los Angeles where she confessed to being caught out by tennis’ anti-doping operation on Monday night. 28-year-old Sharapova who…

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