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Daily Archives: January 9, 2018

PGA Tour suspends Fritsch for doping violation

Miami – Canadian golfer Brad Fritsch has been suspended for three months for a doping violation that he reported himself to the PGA Tour, the tour said on Monday.  “The PGA TOUR announced today (Monday) that Brad Fritsch has violated the PGA Tour Anti-Doping Policy’s ban on the use of performance-enhancing substances and has been suspended for three months,” the ...

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DJ Just Misses Hole-in-One … on 433-Yard Hole

Dustin Johnson’s nuclear blast in Hawaii Sunday might be remembered as “The Shot Heard ‘Round the World” in the war on the golf ball. His ferocious assault on the 12th hole on his way to winning the Sentry Tournament of Champions was an epic feat that registered outside golf’s niche, even on the first weekend of the NFL playoffs. His ...

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Top Japan canoeist banned for 'evil' drink spiking

TOKYO: Japan’s anti-doping body has banned a top canoeist for eight years after he spiked a rival’s drink with a banned substance to boost his own chances of selection for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics. The Japan Anti-Doping Agency slapped sprint canoeist Yasuhiro Suzuki, 32, with the eight-year ban, the Japan Canoe Federation announced Tuesday (Jan 9), slamming his offence as ...

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