"...read of the reprive of Mark Richarson's two year suspension. This is great news for UK Athletics and for British 400m running.
From what i have read it seems that Richardson has been let-off his drug offence in a compromise to become "...a sport's leading crusader" (as the Daily Mail put it), for anti-drug and doping in the sport. This does seem rather cheeky of the IAAF, as in many eyes he is not a cheat (explained why below). But at least he ..."
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"Mark Richarson has only recently started competing again with an astonishing win in the trials. However he is awaiting a decision by the IAAF about his alleged use of the banned substance nandrolone. It seems highly probable that he won't be allowed to compete at the Olympics after the IAAF overturned UK athletics decision to reinstate Gary Cadogan, Dougie Walker and Linford Christie. However the best Richardson can possibly hope for on the track ..."
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