Sun Yang: Swiss court confirms lifting of ban on Chinese star – decision based on ‘bias’ of CAS chair judge

//Sun Yang: Swiss court confirms lifting of ban on Chinese star – decision based on ‘bias’ of CAS chair judge

Sun Yang: Swiss court confirms lifting of ban on Chinese star – decision based on ‘bias’ of CAS chair judge

The Swiss Federal Tribunal on Thursday confirmed an earlier announcement by the World Anti-Doping Agency that Chinese swimmer Sun Yang’s eight-year ban has been overturned – while also validating reports that the decision was based on the “bias” of an Italian judge.The triple Olympic champion won a huge victory seven months before the Tokyo Olympics with Switzerland’s top court overturning the ban handed down by the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) – chaired by former Italy foreign minister…

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