China’s Sun Yang celebrates winning the men's 200m freestyle during at the 2016 Olympics in Rio. Photo: AP China’s Sun Yang celebrates winning the men's 200m freestyle during at the 2016 Olympics in Rio. Photo: AP
China’s Sun Yang celebrates winning the men's 200m freestyle during at the 2016 Olympics in Rio. Photo: AP

Sun Yang: Wada says Swiss court overturns 8-year doping ban; case goes back to court of arbitration

  • The court ruling appears to have swung on objection by Sun’s lawyers to chairman of three-judge panel, former Italian foreign minister Franco Frattini
  • ‘The Swiss Federal Tribunal’s decision upholds a challenge against the chair of the CAS panel and makes no comment on the substance of this case,’ Wada says

Topic |   Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games
China’s Sun Yang celebrates winning the men's 200m freestyle during at the 2016 Olympics in Rio. Photo: AP China’s Sun Yang celebrates winning the men's 200m freestyle during at the 2016 Olympics in Rio. Photo: AP
China’s Sun Yang celebrates winning the men's 200m freestyle during at the 2016 Olympics in Rio. Photo: AP
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