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Track coach fights anti-doping officials in court
Track coach fights anti-doping officials in court

A courtroom struggle is brewing between track coach Jon Drummond and the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency. The conflict began when the USADA hit sprinter Tyson Gay with a one-year suspension for using a banned substance. Gay cooperated with officials in the matter. Drummond -- facing disciplinary action for his role in the situation -- subsequently filed a defamation lawsuit against the USADA and Gay for suggesting that he encouraged the sprinter to use a cream that contained the substance in question. Drummond has alleged that Gay lied to authorities to win a lesser suspension. The USADA is calling the coach's lawsuit "baseless." “Mr. Drummond...

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