Doping Bans For Jamaican Sprinters

Sherone Simpson and Asafa Powell belong to the Jamaican sprinting team but both face bans for taking performance enhancing drugs which are banned. Both sprinters are banned for 18 months however Simpson is appealing at her ban and is trying to get this lifted.

What do you think about this? Is there more to this than what meets the eye? Are more athletes from the Jamaican team going to be exposed?

For more on both articles check the links below

References - http://www.theguardian.com/sport/2014/apr/08/sherone-simpson-18-month-drug-ban

http://abcnews.go.com/Sports/wireStory/doping-ban-jamaican-sprinter-asafa-powell-23273260

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