March 29, 2020
Australian swimmer Shayna Jack was handed a 4-year ban by the Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority (ASADA) earlier this month. As a refresher on the case, the 21-year old sprinter from Brisbane returned home to Australia in the middle of the country’s final preparation camp for the 2019 World Aquatics Championships, at the time saying that her withdrawal was for “personal reasons.” It was later revealed that Jack had tested positive for the banned substance Ligandrol . Jack’s four-year ban is the maximum allowed for a first offense and implies that not only was she unable to prove ...
Sept. 20, 2018
Rio Olympic relay swimmer and 2009 world champion Junya Koga, who could face a four-year ban for failed drug tests, is set to lodge an appeal with the Court of Arbitration for Sport, sources familiar with the matter say.
Sept. 18, 2018
Rio Olympic relay swimmer and 2009 world champion Junya Koga is set to be issued a four-year ban by a FINA doping panel for violating anti-doping rules, sources familiar with the matter said late M…