UK rugby player John Freeman banned two years for stimulant use

Cyclist Sergio Ribeiro facing 12 year ban from Portuguese cycling federation for second doping offense
www.cyclingnews.com/news/ribeiro-handed-12-year-ban-by-portu…

Two Hong Kong bodybuilders—Wan Wai Ho and Wong Chi Fai—banned for four years and fined HK$20,000
www.antidoping.hk/news.php?target=news_detail&id=356

UK rugby player John Freeman banned two years for stimulant use
www.ukad.org.uk/anti-doping-rule-violations/download-decisio…

Germany
Bach, others say that Doping report should be made public
www.spiegel.de/sport/sonst/doping-studie-bach-fordert-veroef…
www.theguardian.com/sport/2013/aug/04/german-politicians-rep…
Interview with Gislher Spitzer co-author of German study Doping in German from 1950 to the Present
web.de/magazine/sport/sportmix/17707978-doping-brd-studie.ht…
The “protection of discreet anabolism”
www.jensweinreich.de/2013/08/04/brd-doping-oder-schutz-des-d…
El Pais summary of the German doping report
deportes.elpais.com/deportes/2013/08/03/actualidad/137555957…

CAS UV blood treatment case full text now available
www.nada-bonn.de/de/nada/aktuelles/newsdetail/?tx_news_pi1%5…

Ketone esters another new product for the PED pipeline?
patrickarnoldblog.com/

ACC
The “deal” in the ASADA investigation: forgo drugs tribunal and get a reduced six month ban
www.smh.com.au/rugby-league/league-news/players-coming-to-te…
AFL unsure that ASADA investigation will be finished prior to AFL finals
www.abc.net.au/news/2013-08-04/afl-unsure-on-essendon-findin…
Second Kiwi NRL player reportedly summoned for ASADA interview
www.newstalkzb.co.nz/auckland/news/spleg/1562230004-nrl–sec…
Magpies player Luke Ball “outraged” at suggestions that team’s players used HGH
www.sportal.com.au/afl/news/ball-angered-by-growth-hormone-c…
Journalists must keep asking the right questions
www.watoday.com.au/afl/afl-news/media-must-keep-asking-quest…
Anti-aging drug allegedly given to David Zaharakis with assurances that the substance, TA-65 was not banned
www.perthnow.com.au/sport/afl/essendon-star-david-zaharakis-…

Biogenesis
AP reports that A-Rod will be allowed to play during his suspension appeal. MLB announcement regarding Biogenesis investigation reportedly set for noon Monday.
hosted.ap.org/dynamic/stories/B/BBO_MLB_DRUG_INVESTIGATION?S…
When A-Rod was “likeable”
sports.yahoo.com/news/remember-when-alex-rodriguez-was-likea…
A-Rod, product of a broken family?
www.nytimes.com/2013/08/05/sports/baseball/bedeviled-by-life…
A-Rod expected to appeal sanctions
www.nydailynews.com/sports/baseball/yankees/a-rod-fighting-m…
MLB “standing up to steroids?”
www.themorningsun.com/article/20130803/SPORTS03/130809909/ca…

Will MLB’s actions in Biogenesis case deter drug use in baseball?
hosted.ap.org/dynamic/stories/B/BBO_MLB_DRUG_INVESTIGATIONS_…
MLB needs tougher sanctions to prevent cheating
www.natchezdemocrat.com/2013/08/04/mlb-should-pose-stricter-…

More accusations leveled at the Russian drug testing lab
www.dailymail.co.uk/sport/othersports/article-2384076/Russia…

Credibility of athletics “hangs right on the precipice between crisis and oblivion”
www.independent.ie/sport/other-sports/genuine-athletes-are-b…

Jamaica’s athletics reputation “at rock bottom”
jamaica-gleaner.com/gleaner/20130804/cleisure/cleisure2.html

Jamaican athletes have trouble with supplement minefield, what’s legal, what’s banned
jamaica-gleaner.com/gleaner/20130804/sports/sports1.html

Bolt says he’s OK with freezing blood for 50 years to prove he’s clean
www.marca.com/2013/08/04/en/more_sports/1375645043.html

Athletes at risk because supplement makers catering to bodybuilders says Darren Campbell
www.independent.co.uk/sport/general/athletics/the-drug-trap-…

Continued bickering between UCI presidential candidates Pat McQuaid and Brian Crookson “a constant reminder of just what a mess the sport is in,” writes columnist. “Cycling needs a clean break and a new leader.”
www.sportsfeatures.com/olympicsnews/story/50524/john-goodbod…

135502 600 STEROIDS cartoons
www.cagle.com/2013/08/steroids/

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