2 weeks Japan’s Seto escapes Olympic ban following scandal Inquirer
TOKYO--- Four-time world champion Daiya Seto has been suspended for the rest of the year for breaching the Japan Swimming Federation's sportsmanlike conduct standards due to a scandal over an extramarital affair but will be eligible for next year's Tokyo Olympics. The federation handed down the punishment following an extraordinary meeting late on Tuesday. Seto, the reigning world champion in the men's 200 and 400m individual medley, resigned as captain of Japan's Olympic swim team last month after admitting to the affair. "How can I apologize? I have been asking myself if I can, but I think my apology is ... more