Swimming: Swimming-Chinese swimmer Sun’s doping ban reduced to four years, but will miss Tokyo Games


(Reuters) – Chinese swimmer Sun Yang has had his eight-year ban for doping violations reduced to four years, the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) said in a statement https://www.tas-cas.org/fileadmin/user_upload/CAS_Media_Release_6148_Decision_June21.pdf on Tuesday.

The decision means that Sun will miss the Tokyo Olympics later this year, but will be eligible for the Paris Games in 2024.

(Reporting by Shrivathsa Sridhar in Bengaluru; Editing by Alex Richardson)

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