Former track star Marion Jones is making a series of diplomatic visits to Serbia and Croatia this week on behalf of the U.S. State Department, an international opportunity for her to continue rehabilitating her tarnished image.
A Greek court has formally opened the appeal trial of sprinters Costas Kenteris and Katerina Thanou, convicted of faking a motorcycle crash after missing a doping test on the eve of the 2004 Athens Olympics.
Greek sprinters Costas Kenteris and Katerina Thanou were sentenced to a suspended 31-month jail term Tuesday, meaning they are unlikely to serve prison time for being found guilty of faking a motorcycle accident on the eve of the 2004 Athens Olympics.
The federal government's star witness in the trial of cyclist Tammy Thomas described the genesis of a doping investigation that has reached the highest levels of sports under questioning by prosecutors.
An attorney for Tammy Thomas told a judge Friday perjury charges against his client should be dismissed because her allegedly false testimony to a federal grand jury didn't affect the panel's wide-ranging steroids probe.