Chinese swimmer Sun Yang poses after a public hearing of the Court of Arbitration for Sport at the Fairmont Le Montreux Palace in Montreux, Switzerland. Photo: Reuters

Sun Yang doping hearing: tester was ‘construction worker’, says Chinese state media report

  • Builder was a middle school classmate of the Doping Control Officer leading the test on Chinese swimming star
  • He claims to have sent a letter to Wada and CAS with his testimony and offering to testify at public hearing
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Chinese swimmer Sun Yang poses after a public hearing of the Court of Arbitration for Sport at the Fairmont Le Montreux Palace in Montreux, Switzerland. Photo: Reuters
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China swimmer Sun Yang speaks to the CAS panel during his hearing in Montreux, Switzerland. Photo: AP

Sun Yang CAS hearing: translation issues mar appeal as China swimmer stands firm over disputed doping test

  • Wada want star banned for two to eight years for smashed blood vials at September 2018 test while Sun points to video.
  • Translation issues beset Swiss hearing, with Sun trying to bring in another for his closing statements
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China swimmer Sun Yang speaks to the CAS panel during his hearing in Montreux, Switzerland. Photo: AP
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