CAS Public Hearing – WADA vs Sun Yang & FINA


The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) will hear the appeal filed by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) against the Chinese swimmer Sun Yang and the Fédération Internationale de Natation (FINA) on Friday, 15 November 2019.

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The hearing will commence at 9.00am and conclude at approximately 8.30pm and be held at the Fairmont Le Montreux Palace in Montreux, Switzerland. A public viewing area will be available for written media and members of the public to observe the proceedings. Access to the public viewing area will be strictly controlled and advance registration is required. Observers seated in the public viewing area must in no way interfere with the orderly conduct of meetings and must follow the instructions issued by the CAS and by the security staff at all times.

From the moment the hearing starts, all or parts of the hearing will be available by livestream on the internet. The proceedings will be conducted in English. At the conclusion of the hearing, no decision will be announced. The arbitral panel will start its deliberations and the final decision will be issued at a later date. […]

Further information regarding the programme of the day and the proceedings will be announced in a few days.

Read the CAS Media Release


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