Badminton star Lee Chong Wei receives backdated doping ban

Objavljeno: 29.4.2015

Lee Chong Wei


(NBC OlympicTalk) Malaysian star Lee Chong Wei can return to badminton competition Friday after receiving a backdated eight-month ban for failing a drug test Aug. 30.


“The panel is convinced this is not a case of doping with intent to cheat,” a World Badminton Federation doping panel said in a press release.


Lee captured Olympic silver medals in 2008 and 2012 and was the world’s top-ranked player when news broke in November that he failed a drug test.…