Posts Tagged Switzerland

CAS sets 2-day hearing in Marta Dominguez doping case

This is a Monday, Aug. 17, 2009, file photo of Spain's Marta Dominguez as she celebrates winning the gold medal in the Women's 3000m Steeplechase at the World Athletics Championships in Berlin.  Former world champion runner Marta Dominguez faces allegations of blood doping at a two-day hearing at sport's highest court. The Court of Arbitration for Sport said Tuesday May 5, 2015 it will hear appeals by the IAAF and World Anti-Doping Agency on June 24-25. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham, File)

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Former world champion runner Marta Dominguez will face accusations of blood doping at a two-day hearing at the Court of Arbitration for Sport.

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Swiss league player fined for red-card tackle

LENZBURG, Switzerland (AP) — State prosecutors in Switzerland have fined football player Sandro Wieser 10,000 Swiss francs ($10,800) for injuring an opponent in a top-tier match.

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Switzerland, Belarus earn 2nd victories at ice hockey worlds

Switzerland’s Denis Hollenstein, left, celebrates with Switzerland’s Eric Blum, after scoring against Germany during the Hockey World Championships Group A match in Prague, Czech Republic, Tuesday, May 5, 2015. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)

PRAGUE (AP) — Slovakia struck late to overcome Slovenia 3-1 for its third victory at the ice hockey world championship and France ended a two-game losing streak with a 2-0 win over Austria on Tuesday.

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FIFA to study Israel-Palestinians dispute on election day

FIFA President Sepp Blatter speaks to journalists at the Asian Football Confederation Congress in Manama, Bahrain, Thursday, April 30, 2015. Some FIFA and AFC executive committee seats were decided, and AFC President Sheikh Salman bin Ebrahim Al Khalifa was re-elected by acclamation for a four-year term until 2019. (AP Photo/Hasan Jamali)

GENEVA (AP) — A move to consider suspending Israel from world football will be put to FIFA’s 209 member federations just before they elect their president this month.

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Russia’s Zakarin gets career-best win at Tour of Romandie

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Ilnur Zakarin of Russia got a career-best title Sunday, winning the six-day Tour of Romandie by placing third in the final time-trial stage.

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