Swimming News Summary (16:00 25-Jul-98)

Swimming News Summary (16:00 25-Jul-98)

Post by SportsWeb New » Sun, 26 Jul 1998 04:00:00

LATEST INTERNATIONAL SPORTS UPDATE FROM SPORTSWEB
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BRITON FIBBENS BANNED FOR ONE YEAR
World swimming body FINA on Saturday banned Briton Michael Fibbens for a year
after he tested positive for a banned stimulant in March.

--- See http://www.sportsweb.com/news/SWIM/SWIM-nFLLSKP07O.13-51-36.html
    for full story.

FINA DELAY DECISION ON SMITH DE BRUIN
The International Swimming Federation (FINA) said on Friday it had delayed a
decision on Ireland's triple Olympic champion Michelle Smith De Bruin.

--- See http://www.sportsweb.com/news/SWIM/SWIM-nFLLS7O9KI.17-23-44.html
    for full story.

CHINESE SWIMMERS TO FIGHT DOPING BAN
Zhang Yi, Wang Wei, Wang Luna and Cai Huijue all tested  positive for the
steroid masking agent triamterene at the world championships in Perth,
Australia in January.

--- See http://www.sportsweb.com/news/SWIM/SWIM-nFLLS7O5UY.11-51-37.html
    for full story.

AUSSIE SWIMMERS TAKE TO HEAT IN SINGAPORE
Australia's distance swimmers can take the heat. Powering lap after lap under
Singapore's gruelling sun, the mighty Australian squad made it look easy.

--- See http://www.sportsweb.com/news/SWIM/SWIM-nHKHD73006.06-31-11.html
    for full story.

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