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Oscar faces sports ban

Feb 20, 2013 | David Isaacson |   32 comments

OSCAR Pistorius could be banned from competition if the drugs allegedly found in his home turn out to be prohibited substances for athletes.

A former chairman of the SA Institute for Drug-Free Sport said yesterday that the mere possession of drugs was a doping offence, alongside other infringements such as trafficking and tampering with samples.

The Times reported yesterday that boxes of drugs and several syringes were found in Pistorius's home.

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