Roland Schoeman

Roland Schoeman, Olympic swimming champion, banned one year for doping

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Olympic champion swimmer Roland Schoeman has been banned for one year after testing positive for a black market substance considered to be a cancer risk. [more]

Katie Ledecky leads strong U.S. showing in first day of swimming worlds prelims

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The world swimming championships began in the pool Sunday morning with preliminary heats in the following events: Women’s 100-meter butterfly Men’s 400-meter freestyle Women’s 200-meter individual medley Men’s 50-meter butterfly Women’s 400-meter freestyle Men’s 100-meter breaststroke Women’s 4×100-meter freestyle relay Men’s 4×100-meter freestyle relay The first night of semifinals and finals begins at noon Eastern [more]