Report: Asafa Powell’s Physical Trainer Arrested Over Banned Substance

KINGSTON (Sporting Alert) — A physical trainer, who had been living and working with Asafa Powell, has been detained by police in Italy, the Jamaica Gleaner is reporting on Sunday. The former 100m world record holder, on Sunday was greeted with the news that he failed a drug test at the Jamaica Championships last month,…

Asafa Powell gives statement on positive drug test

KINGSON (Sporting Alert) — The following statement comes from Asafa Powell after the Jamaican former World record holder was in formed of a positive drug test at the Jamaica National Championships last month. Powell, the third fastest man on the all-time list of sprinters over 100 metres, says he never wilfully took any performance enhancing…

Colin Jackson: Powell, Gay fail drug tests “leaves a big void in our sport”
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Colin Jackson: Powell, Gay fail drug tests “leaves a big void in our sport”

KINGSTON, Jamaica (Sporting Alert) — The failed drug tests by two of the world’s leading sprinters, Asafa Powell and Tyson Gay, has left a massive void in track and field, former world 110m hurdles record holder Colin Jackson said on Sunday. Jamaican Powell and American Gay, are amongst the top five fastest sprinters over the…

Jamaican sprinter Asafa Powell fails drug test

KINGSTON, Jamaica (Sporting Alert) — Jamaica’s former 100 metres world record holder Asafa Powell has failed a drug test, reports in his native and BBC Sports are reporting on Sunday. Powell, the 2006 Commonwealth Games 100m gold medal, was apparently tested at the Jamaica National Championships in Kingston, last month. The Jamaica Gleaner on Sunday…

Watch Arsenal v Indonesia Dream Team on Arsenal Player

(Sporting Alert) — The following is the starting lineup for Arsenal in Sunday’s pre-season friendly game against an Indonesia All Stars in their opening match of the 2013 Asia Tour at the Gelora Bung Karno Stadium. Watch Arsenal v Indonesia Dream Team on Arsenal Player | Live Scores | Live Commentary Midfielder Mikel Arteta will captain the…

Watch West Indies v Pakistan Live on ESPN3

(Sporting Alert) — West Indies have won the toss and have decided to bowl first in the opening game of their five-match One-Day International Series against Pakistan at the Guyana National Stadium this morning. Watch West Indies v Pakistan Live on ESPN3 | Live Scoreboard The West Indies, which failed to progress from the group stages…