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ASAFA POWELL RUMORS & GOSSIP

Powell wins 100-meter race in Brazil

BELEM, Brazil (AP) Former world-record holder Asafa Powell won a 100-meter race in Brazil in 10.02 seconds on Sunday, his fastest mark of the year. The Jamaican sprinter beat Americans Marvin Bracy (10.14) and Dentarius Locke (10.17) at the Brazilian Grand Prix in the northern city of Belem. The 31-year-old Powell said he wants to try to ''keep improving his time to start serious...
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August 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Jamaican Sprinter Asafa Powell Banned 18 Months for Doping

  Almost a year ago BSO reported that Jamaican sprinter Asafa Powell tested positive for a banned substance.  Well, according to a story courtesy BBC Sport, the former 100m world record holder has received his punishment and will now be banned from competing for 18 months after failing to pass drug tests. The Jamaican sprinter, 31, took the banned stimulant oxilofrine at last...
Via BlackSportsOnline
April 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Doping ban for Jamaican sprinter Asafa Powell

KINGSTON, Jamaica (AP) Former 100-meter world record holder Asafa Powell has been banned for 18 months.
Via FOXSports.com
April 10, 2014  |  Discuss
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