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Danish striker Larsen gets two-year Australia doping ban

2019-10-18 09:27
Soccer
Soccer

Sydney - Former Adelaide United striker Ken Ilso Larsen was banned Friday for two years by Australian authorities after testing positive for cocaine.

The presence of benzoylecgonine - the drug's main byproduct - was detected during a test in January.

Larsen was provisionally suspended in March while an investigation was conducted by the Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority.

The Dane has since left the club and was Friday slapped with a lengthy ban.

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