Jamaican Asafa Powell has described as unfair and patently unjust an 18-month drugs ban handed to him by the Jamaican Anti-Doping Commission, and says he will appeal to the Court of Arbitration for Sport. Following the judgment Thursday by the three-member disciplinary panel, the sprint star took to the popular online social network Twitter to thank his fans for their support but also for objecting the suspension, reports CMC. This ruling is not only unfair, it is patently unjust. Panels such as these, I understood, were assembled to allow athletes who, consciously or unconsciously come into conflict with the rules of sport, a chance at equitable redemption. Unfortunately, this was not the case, Powell said in a statement.
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