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Lab Retracts Finding; Taurasi Reinstated

Turkey’s basketball federation lifted American star Diana Taurasi’s provisional doping suspension
Wednesday after a lab retracted its finding that she tested positive for a performance-enhancing substance.


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Taurasi Adamant She Never Used Drug

Former Connecticut women’s basketball star Diana Taurasi says she hadn’t even heard of the banned stimulant modafinil until she found out she had tested positive for it. Taurasi is adamant that she never used performance-enhancing drugs.


Auriemma Stands by Taurasi

STORRS, Conn. (AP) _ Geno Auriemma is standing by his former Connecticut star Diana Taurasi .Auriemma said Taurasi told him that she didn’t take the banned substance _ modafinil _ that she tested positive for […]


Turkish TV Report Says Taurasi Backup Sample Also Positive

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) _ A Turkish television report says WNBA star Diana Taurasi’s backup doping sample has also tested positive for a banned substance. NTV television did not cite a source for its report Monday. […]