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China’s Sun Yang defends himself on controversial doping test

27 July 2019, 10:52 AM

China’s Sun Yang says he does not deserve “insult and slander” from his rival swimmers, insisting he did not violate any rules during a controversial doping test last year and that the stand he took was in the interest of his fellow athletes.

Sun eclipsed at world swim as Milak crushes Phelps record

24 July 2019, 5:07 PM

Chinese giant Sun Yang suffered defeat Wednesday after an emotional week in which he has clashed with rival swimmers over doping allegations, while Hungarian teenager Kristof Milak shattered Michael Phelps’s 200m butterfly world record.

Health scare for Ledecky, Sun survives at world swimming

23 July 2019, 9:20 AM

Three-time champion Sun Yang survived a fright in the world 800 metres freestyle heats Tuesday, while American Katie Ledecky pulled out of the women’s 1,500m freestyle final on “medical grounds”.

Swimming bad boy Sun just a big softie, says coach

19 August 2018, 9:55 AM

Chinese giant Sun Yang has all the tools to be the perfect swimmer — the predatory instinct and a two-metre physique that can intimidate before a race has even started.



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