Sun Yang about to compete in the final of the men’s 800m freestyle event at the 2019 World Championships in Gwangju, South Korea. Photo: AFP
Sun Yang about to compete in the final of the men’s 800m freestyle event at the 2019 World Championships in Gwangju, South Korea. Photo: AFP

World Anti-Doping Agency to investigate report that Chinese swimmer star Sun Yang broke terms of doping ban

  • Britain’s The Times newspaper reported that the three-time Olympic champion had been training in government-funded facilities despite his four-year suspension
  • If Sun is found to have broken the terms of his ban his penalty could be restarted, which would rule him out of the Paris Games, the Times report said

Sun Yang about to compete in the final of the men’s 800m freestyle event at the 2019 World Championships in Gwangju, South Korea. Photo: AFP
Sun Yang about to compete in the final of the men’s 800m freestyle event at the 2019 World Championships in Gwangju, South Korea. Photo: AFP
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