ASAFA POWELL RUMORS & GOSSIP

Li-Ning suspends deal with Powell

Chinese sportswear company Li-Ning suspended its sponsorship of Asafa Powell on Wednesday after the Jamaican sprinter returned a positive doping test and was formally placed under criminal investigation in Italy for possibly violating doping laws. The Beijing-based apparel and footwear company said in a statement that it has "great respect for his efforts and hard work" over the...
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July 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Jamaica's Powell tests positive

Former 100-meter world-record holder Asafa Powell and Jamaican teammate Sherone Simpson have each tested positive for banned stimulants, their agent told The Associated Press. Powell and Simpson tested positive for the stimulant oxilofrine at the Jamaican championships last month and were just recently notified, Paul Doyle said Sunday, with their provisional ban effective immediately...
Via Fox Olympics
July 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Jamaica's Powell tests positive

Former 100-meter world-record holder Asafa Powell and Jamaican teammate Sherone Simpson have each tested positive for banned stimulants, according to their agent.
Via FOXSports.com
July 14, 2013  |  Discuss
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