Justin Gatlin Agrees to Eight-Year Ban for Failed Doping Test

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Linked from http://www.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=20601079&sid=achFtoYDXJgE&refer=homeOlympic "100-meter champion Justin Gatlin agreed to an eight-year ban from track and field events, avoiding a lifetime suspension in exchange for providing information that may assist the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency in its effort to eradicate drugs from the sport. Gatlin, a 24-year-old American, forfeits the world record in the 100 meters he shares with Jamaica's Asafa Powell. Gatlin tied the mark in May...Read Full Story