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IAAF steps up drug-testing in Turkey

Updated: July 9, 2013, 1:04 PM ET
Associated Press

LONDON -- Track and field's governing body says it has stepped up its drug testing in Turkey following abnormal blood profile results detected among the country's athletes.

IAAF spokesman Nick Davies was asked by The Associated Press about a report on the website of Britain's Daily Telegraph that a large number of Turkish athletes tested positive before last month's Mediterranean Games in the Turkish city of Mersin. The Telegraph says there could be dozens of positive cases.

Davies ...

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