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17 October 2017 22:39 (South Africa)

CWG: 100m gold medallist fails drug test

  • Andy Rice
    andy rice
    Andy Rice

    Andy Rice is a founding partner of Yellowwood Future Architects, a marketing strategy consultancy. In his other lives, he is the southern hemisphere's only supporter of Cambridge United Football Club, and was once upon a time the South African National Spoofing Champion. He has played football at Wembley and cricket at Lord's within the same weekend, but troubled the scorer on neither occasion. Things could only go up from here.

Osayemi Oludamola, who won gold in the 100m after Australian Sally Pearson was disqualified for a false start, has failed a drugs test. Her B sample is now being tested, with results expected later on Monday. If this also results in a positive test, Oludamola will be stripped of her medal, with Natasha Mayers of St Vincent and The Grenadines being promoted to first place. Read more: Sport24

  • Andy Rice
    andy rice
    Andy Rice

    Andy Rice is a founding partner of Yellowwood Future Architects, a marketing strategy consultancy. In his other lives, he is the southern hemisphere's only supporter of Cambridge United Football Club, and was once upon a time the South African National Spoofing Champion. He has played football at Wembley and cricket at Lord's within the same weekend, but troubled the scorer on neither occasion. Things could only go up from here.

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