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  1. Joel Bee buzzing with confidenceRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Stawell Times-News

    ... handicap Bee would have liked to have ran off scratch. With no marquee runners or overseas sprinters such as Asafa Powell and Kim Collins, Melbourne based Bee is the one to watch. "It would have been nice to run off scratch, because once you're at ...

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  2. JADCO admit to errors in Campbell-Brown...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Suria

    ... of several high profile Jamaican athletes to fail drugs tests last year. Former men's 100m world record holder Asafa Powell and hsi training partner 2008 Olympic women's 100 metres silver medallist Sherone Simpson received 18-month bans from a JADCO ...

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  3. `Deplorable' flawsRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Standard

    ... kits," Blake said. Coach Stephen Francis, whose athletes once included former 100 meter world record-holder Asafa Powell and Sherone Simpson, recently called for Jamaican officials to disband their anti-doping agency and contract testing to agencies ...

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  4. CAS Blasts Jamaica Over Sloppy Anti-Doping ProceduresRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Lincoln Daily News

    ... in the report when the testing was done by JADCO. Noted coach Stephen Francis, whose athletes once included Asafa Powell and Sherone Simpson, recently called for Jamaican officials to disband their anti-doping agency and contract testing to agencies ...

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  5. Court of Arbitration for Sport slams 'sloppy' dope testers in JamaicaRead the original story

    Yesterday | South China Morning Post

    ... sample kits now ... so there's really not a problem." Noted coach Stephen Francis, whose athletes once included Asafa Powell and Sherone Simpson, recently called for Jamaican officials to disband their anti-doping agency and contract testing to ...

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  6. Damar Robinson latest Jamaican hit with banRead the original story

    Yesterday | Trinadad Express

    ... at the Jamaica Conference Centre. Robinson's suspension comes days after three Jamaican Olympians, sprinters Asafa Powell and Sherone Simpson and discus thrower Allison Randall, received lengthy doping bans. Former 100 meters world record holder ...

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  7. High jumper Robinson latest Jamaican hit with banRead the original story

    Tuesday | The Peninsula

    ... at the Jamaica Conference Centre. Robinson's suspension comes days after three Jamaican Olympians, sprinters Asafa Powell and Sherone Simpson and discus thrower Allison Randall, received lengthy doping bans. Former 100 metres world record holder ...

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  8. Athletics - CAS blasts Jamaica over sloppy anti-doping proceduresRead the original story

    Tuesday | Yahoo!

    ... scandals with eight Jamaicans failing doping tests in 2013. Last week former 100 metres world record holder Asafa Powell was banned for 18 months by a Jamaican panel after he tested positive for a banned stimulant in 2013 while his former training ...

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  9. Athletics - High jumper Robinson latest Jamaican hit with doping aRead the original story

    Tuesday | Yahoo!

    ... at the Jamaica Conference Centre. Robinson's suspension comes days after three Jamaican Olympians, sprinters Asafa Powell and Sherone Simpson and discus thrower Allison Randall, received lengthy doping bans. Former 100 metres world record holder ...

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  10. Sad, but anti-doping commission did the right thingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 13 | Jamaica Observer

    Last week, former 100-metre world record holder Asafa Powell and fellow athlete Sherone Simpson were sentenced to an 18-month suspension from athletics for doping offences.

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  11. Doping ban for Jamaican sprinter Asafa PowellRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 12 | WLBT-TV Jackson

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

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  12. Athletes need to man up: Collins on PowellRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 12 | Nerve News

    ... sprinter Dwain Chambers did after his failed drug test in 2003. Collins was reacting after Jamaican sprint star Asafa Powell was slapped with an 18-month ban Thursday for testing positive last June. Whenever these tests come out, people have some ...

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  13. Valuable lesson from a sad episodeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | Jamaica Observer

    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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  14. The Jamaican university that changed athleticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | Newsday

    ... The visit of the baton to the Caribbean coincided with some negative headlines for the island, with news that Asafa Powell - a former 100m world record holder and Olympic gold medallist - was banned for 18 months for failing a drugs test. Looking ...

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  15. Jamaican sprinter Asafa Powell fails drug test, banned for 18 monthsRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Kingston: Jamaica's former world 100m record holder Asafa Powell has been slapped an 18-month ban for failing a dope test.

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  16. Thursday's Sports In BriefRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | News Observer

    ... Rochester. KINGSTON, Jamaica (AP) - A Jamaican disciplinary panel banned former 100-meter world record holder Asafa Powell from athletics for 18 months after the veteran sprinter tested positive for a banned stimulant last June. In the sprinting ...

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  17. Jamaican sprint star Powell bannedRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | Medford Mail Tribune

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

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  18. Former World Record Sprinter Asafa Powell Has Been Banned for DopingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | Time

    Asafa Powell of Jamaica looks on after competing in the Australia Post Stawell Gift Heat 11 during the 2013 Stawell Gift carnival at Central Park on March 30, 2013 in Stawell, Australia.

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  19. Man up, Collins tells banned PowellRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | BBC News

    Asafa Powell cannot use ignorance as an excuse for his 18-month drug ban, says former 100m world champion Kim Collins.

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  20. World Sports at 0000 GMTRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... words. KINGSTON, Jamaica A Jamaican disciplinary panel on Thursday banned former 100-meter world record holder Asafa Powell from athletics for 18 months after the veteran sprinter tested positive for a banned stimulant last June. By David McFadden. ...

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