|Paula Radcliffe PIC via her website.|
It’s been a grim week for many sports between the implosion at the top of FIFA and a BBC programme on ‘micro-dosing’ to cheat in sports. I try to keep this blog focused on positive and inspiring stories but the attraction between competitive sports and money can’t be avoided.
|German pole-vaulter Anna Battke takes a stand|
“Sangmanee Sor. Tienpo’s blood result, regarding his poisoning at the “Onesongchai” event on 1st of December, has been released. The doctors found a cocktail of 1.Nordazepam, 2.Temazepam, 3.Oxazepan, which are all Benzodiazepines and cause heavy sedation and in overdoses may even be lethal. Sangmanee collapsed after his main event fight versus Thanonchai Thor.Sangtiannoi and was rushed to the hospital.”