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Japanese Speedskater Suspended from Pyeongchang Olympics for Doping

Japanese speedskater Kei Saito has been suspended from the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics after testing positive for a banned substance. Saito arrived at the athletes village in the host South Korean city last Monday and was tested shortly after taking part in a training session. He was given a provisional suspension by the Court for Arbitration for Sport after testing positive for acetalozamide, a diuretic which can be used to mask performance-enhancing drugs. He said in a statement that...

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