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

Topic |   Doping in sport
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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