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Monday | Daily Mail

Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce is arguably the biggest name to commit to...

Her collection of medals glitters as brightly as Usain Bolt's, but she could walk through most cities and not stop the traffic.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympic Athletics, Olympics, Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce, Summer Olympics, Olympic Track And Field, Asafa Powell, Sherone Simpson, Nesta Carter

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Bradenton.com

Jamaica agency admits sprinter's test was flawed

In this file photo dated Saturday, March 8, 2014, Jamaica's Veronica Campbell-Brown runs in the 60m heats during the Athletics World Indoor Championships in Sopot, Poland.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympic Athletics, Olympics, Summer Olympics

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Reuters

CAS blasts Jamaica over sloppy anti-doping procedures

The Court of Arbitration for Sport blasted Jamaican anti-doping officials on Tuesday for the mishandling of a drug test by sprinter Veronica Campbell-Brown that led to a successful appeal of the three-time Olympic gold medalist's two year ban.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympic Athletics, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Asafa Powell, Sherone Simpson, Allison Randall

The Chronicle Herald

Collection flaws cited in case of Jamaican sprinter Veronica Campbell-Brown

Sport's highest appeals body says Jamaican sprinter Veronica Campbell-Brown was cleared of doping because of blatant flaws in the test collection procedures and possible "environmental contamination" of her urine sample.

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Sat Apr 12, 2014

Jamaica Observer

Valuable lesson from a sad episode

We suspect that the recent exoneration of Mrs Veronica Campbell-Brown will have encouraged Mr Asafa Powell and Miss Sherone Simpson in their stated determination to contest their 18-month doping-related suspensions at the Court of Arbitration for Sport.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympic Athletics, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Asafa Powell, Sherone Simpson, Opinion

Thu Apr 10, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

Doping ban for Jamaican sprinter Asafa Powell

A Jamaican disciplinary panel on Thursday banned former 100-meter world record holder Asafa Powell from athletics for 18 months after he tested positive for a banned stimulant last June.

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Related Topix: Asafa Powell, Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympic Athletics, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Sherone Simpson, Usain Bolt, Allison Randall

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Olympic Medal Count

    Total
1 United States 46 29 29 104
2 China 38 27 23 88
3 Great Britain 29 17 19 65
4 Russian Federation 24 26 32 82
5 South Korea 13 8 7 28
6 Germany 11 19 14 44
7 France 11 11 12 34
8 Italy 8 9 11 28
9 Hungary 8 4 5 17
10 Australia 7 16 12 35
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