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IOC, IAAF look at bright side of new doping cases

Updated: July 15, 2013, 1:27 PM ET
Associated Press

LONDON -- International officials are looking at the bright side of the latest doping scandals to jolt track and field.

The positive tests that nabbed top-name sprinters Tyson Gay, Asafa Powell and Sherone Simpson are disappointing but also proof that global drug-testing efforts are working, the IOC and IAAF said Monday.

The cases, which were disclosed Sunday, come less than a month before the World Championships in Moscow and cast another drug shadow over what is considered the marquee ...

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