• Aug 23, 2006 13:25 IST

    Gatlin accepts eight-year ban for failed dope test

    The American joint world record holder over 100 metres had been facing a lifetime ban from the sport after testing positive for a banned anabolic drug, possibly testosterone, at a Kansas City meeting on April 22.

  • Aug 26, 2006 15:24 IST

    Gatlin has 'no idea' about the banned substance

    The sprinter restated his plan to appeal the 8-year ban from track he received earlier this week after accepting he tested positive for doping.