First doping case of 2018 Winter Olympics sees Japanese athlete sent home

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the Guardian—Kei Saito tests positive for masking agent Speed skater provisionally suspendedJapanese short track speed skater Kei Saito has failed an out-of-competition doping test and been expelled from the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang. Saito, a reserve athlete who had not yet competed, was provisionally suspended after testing positive for masking agent acetalozamide, the Court of Arbitration for Sport said, adding that a final ruling would be issued after the Games. Continue reading...

Japanese speed skater in first Pyeongchang Olympics doping case. Japanese short-track speed skater Kei Saito has tested positive for a banned substance at the Pyeongchang Olympics, the first doping case of the Games, the...