Chinese swimmer Sun Yang rejects claims in British newspaper


The Chinese Olympic swimming champion Sun Yang is threatening legal action against a British newspaper over claims he may face a life-time ban. An article in the Sunday Times alleges that Sun clashed with anti-doping testers after missing an out-of-competition doping test in September. But Sun’s lawyer says the testers failed to show proper authorization letters and Sun Yang was entitled to reject an invalid doping test.

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