Posts Tagged Sports

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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Soccer player charged with assaulting teammate over award

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) — A University of Bridgeport women’s soccer player has been charged with assaulting a teammate over what police say was a perceived snub at an awards ceremony.

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Roger Penske explores opening auto racing museum in Detroit

DETROIT (AP) — Auto racing team owner and businessman Roger Penske says he’s exploring opening an auto racing museum in downtown Detroit.

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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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Mike Shanahan to deliver Eastern commencement speech

CHARLESTON, Ill. (AP) — Former NFL coach and Eastern Illinois University graduate Mike Shanahan will speak at two of the school’s commencement ceremonies on Saturday.

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