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$240m baseball star Cano banned for 80 games

Cano will not be eligible to return to the field until mid-August Baseball star Robinson Cano has been banned for 80 games after testing positive for the banned diuretic Furosemide. The Seattle Mariners second baseman, one of baseball’s highest paid players, has accepted the punishment, his team said. The 35-year-old, who is halfway through a 10-year $ 240 mi… BBC ...

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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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