Asafa Powell to run in France before CAS hearing
PARIS (AP) Jamaican sprinter Asafa Powell will run in France on July 5, days before his doping hearing at sport's highest court. The organizers of the Paris Diamond
Asafa Powell files appeal to CAS over ban
LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) Former 100-meter world record holder Asafa Powell wants his 18-month doping ban reduced to three months, arguing that he only committed a minor offense. The Court of Arbitration
Doping ban for Jamaican sprinter Asafa Powell
KINGSTON, Jamaica (AP) Former 100-meter world record holder Asafa Powell has been banned for 18 months. The 31-year-old sprinter tested positive for the banned stimulant oxilofrone at Jamaica's
CAS upholds doping ban appeal by Powell, Simpson
KINGSTON, Jamaica (AP) The Court of Arbitration for Sport says it has upheld in part appeals filed by Jamaican sprinters Asafa Powell and Sherone Simpson. Powell and Simpson tested positive for a banned stimulant at Jamaica's national trials last
Carl Lewis and the Jamaican sprint team are talking 'smack'
lately. Nine-time Olympic gold medalist Lewis recently told a TV station in India that the doping bans on Jamaicans Asafa Powell and Sherone Simpson were a vindication of the comments Lewis made in 2008 in reference to Usain Bolt's success at
Vice chair of Jamaica doping panel sent on leave
panel pending the conclusion of his court case. He led the three-member panel that recently banned Olympic sprinters Asafa Powell and Sherone Simpson for 18 months after they tested positive for a banned stimulant at the national trials last June
Thursday's Sports In Brief
ATHLETICS KINGSTON, Jamaica (AP) - A Jamaican disciplinary panel banned former 100-meter world record holder Asafa Powell from athletics for 18 months after the veteran sprinter tested positive for a banned stimulant last June. In the sprinting
Inside Edge: Powell a medal threat
FOXSports.com's Maurice Greene on Asafa Powell's prospects in London.