China's Sun Yang prepares to swim in the men's 1,500m freestyle final during the 2018 Asian Games. Photo: AP
China's Sun Yang prepares to swim in the men's 1,500m freestyle final during the 2018 Asian Games. Photo: AP

China’s Sun Yang faces life ban for smashing blood samples in front of anti-doping testers: report

  • Fina finds in favour of the swimmer after bizarre turn of events at out-of-competition testing, but Wada reported to be furious
  • Beijing-based lawyers representing Olympic champion refute claims and threaten to sue UK newspaper

China's Sun Yang prepares to swim in the men's 1,500m freestyle final during the 2018 Asian Games. Photo: AP
China's Sun Yang prepares to swim in the men's 1,500m freestyle final during the 2018 Asian Games. Photo: AP
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