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  1. 'No possibility of being excluded from Olympics' - Indiatalkies.comRead the original story

    Oct 23, 2013 | India Talkies

    ... Earlier this year, several high-profile Jamaican athletes, including former 100-metre world-record holder Asafa Powell, have tested positive for banned substances at the World Championship trials, leading to greater scrutiny of drug-testing ...

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  2. Jamaica dismiss WADA threatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2013 | RTE.ie

    ... within an appropriate time frame." Jamaica came under the spotlight after a clutch of athletes including Asafa Powell and Sherone Simpson returned positive tests earlier this year. Shirley, who began her job as executive director of JADCO last July, ...

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  3. Jamaica risks Olympic ban in row over drug-testing inquiryRead the original story

    Oct 23, 2013 | Jamaica Observer

    ... five Jamaicans who competed at London 2012 produced adverse findings, including former 100 metres record holder Asafa Powell, who denied knowingly taking performance-enhancing drugs. Following Shirley's revelations, Howman warned Jamaica risked ...

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  4. WADA due in Jamaica next week for doping auditRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2013 | Bangkok Post

    ... reports the country's athletes could face an Olympic ban over the handling of recent drug scandals. Jamaica's Asafa Powell pictured at the IAAF World Athletics Grand Prix meeting in the Czech Republic on June 27, 2013 Doctor Herbert Elliott, ...

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  5. WADA chief furious at Jamaica stonewallingRead the original story

    Oct 22, 2013 | The Star Online

    ... to me and we shall act appropriately within an appropriate time frame." Former world 100 metres record holder Asafa Powell, twice 200 metres Olympic champion Veronica Campbell-Brown and London Games 4x100 relay silver medallist Sherone Simpson all ...

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  6. Athletics - WADA to visit Jamaica next week after anger at s aRead the original story

    Oct 22, 2013 | Yahoo!

    ... several Jamaican athletes tested positive for doping offences this year. Former world 100 metres record holder Asafa Powell, twice 200 metres Olympic champion Veronica Campbell-Brown and London Games 4x100 relay silver medallist Sherone Simpson all ...

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  7. Jamaican athletes facing Olympic ban...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2013 | Suria

    ... due to the island's handling of recent drug scandals, Britain's Daily Telegraph reported on Tuesday. Jamaica's Asafa Powell compete in the men's 100m heats at the athletics event of the London 2012 Olympic Games on August 4, 2012 World Anti-Doping ...

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  8. Bolt could miss Olympics over drugs rowRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2013 | Metro

    ... World Athletics Championships. Jamaica came under the spotlight earlier this year when five athletes including Asafa Powell and Sherone Simpson returned positive tests earlier this year. Shirley, who began her job as executive director of Jadco last ...

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  9. World Anti-Doping Association head Fahey warns Jamaica: Start testing athletes or face Olympic BanRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2013 | Daily Mail

    ... recent positive drug tests of five Jamaican athletes earlier this year, which included Olympic gold medallists Asafa Powell and Sherone Simpson. Shirley, who began her job as executive director of JADCO last July, left her post in February after ...

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  10. Jamaica facing ban from OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2013 | The Age

    ... five Jamaicans who competed at London 2012 produced adverse findings, including former 100 metres record holder Asafa Powell, who denied knowingly taking performance-enhancing drugs. Following Shirley's revelations, Howman warned Jamaica risked ...

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  11. Athletics - WADA chief furious at Jamaica stonewallingRead the original story

    Oct 21, 2013 | Yahoo!

    ... to me and we shall act appropriately within an appropriate time frame." Former world 100 metres record holder Asafa Powell, twice 200 metres Olympic champion Veronica Campbell-Brown and London Games 4x100 relay silver medallist Sherone Simpson all ...

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  12. Track stars Tyson Gay, Asafa Powell, Sherone Simpson all fail drug testsRead the original story

    Jul 14, 2013 | Washington Times

    Word came Sunday that all three had failed drug tests. "A sad day," one former track official called it - and certainly a day that punctured the myth that the oft-troubled sport has cleaned up its act.

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  13. More Read the original story

    Oct 21, 2013 | WLBT-TV Jackson

    ... this year for five athletes who competed for Jamaica in London. They include former world 100 record holder Asafa Powell and Sherone Simpson, an Olympic 4x100-relay gold and silver medalist. WADA is unhappy Jamaica hasn't agreed to a swift ...

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  14. Paul Lewis: Fully cocked and ready to goRead the original story

    Oct 19, 2013 | The New Zealand Herald

    Former 100m world record holder Asafa Powell tested positive for a banned stimulant at the national trials in June.

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  15. Proper PerspectiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2013 | The Gleaner

    ... by the body, further fuelling suspicions around the island's top stars. Seegobin, who also worked with Asafa Powell in the past, is concerned that the island's leading athletes stand to lose significantly if their performances on the track become ...

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