1 month Drug-hit hosts Thailand fail to lift ban for weightlifting worlds Inquirer |Sports
Thai weightlifters will not be allowed to compete at the world championships despite the country hosting the event, the sport’s global body confirmed Wednesday, dashing hopes of a late reprieve after a doping scandal. Nine Thais including two reigning Olympic champions were suspended after positive drug tests since November, prompting Thailand to voluntarily ban itself […] The post Drug-hit hosts Thailand fail to lift ban for weightlifting worlds appeared first on Inquirer Sports. ... more