Australian Olympic gold medallist Madi Wilson admitted to hospital with Covid

‘I’d be stupid not to say I wasn’t scared,’ 27-year-old swimmer says after testing positive in Italy

Australian Olympic swimming gold medallist Madi Wilson says she feels “extremely unlucky” after being admitted to hospital in Europe with Covid-19.

Less than two months after standing atop the podium with the 4x100m women’s freestyle team, the 27-year-old has revealed she tested positive while in Italy for an International Swim League event.

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Shayna Jack free to resume swimming after court dismisses appeal against reduced doping ban

Jack ‘overwhelmed with joy’ after Cas dismisses Sport Integrity Australia appeal and plans return to pool ‘with no restrictions’

Australian swimmer Shayna Jack is free to return to the pool after an appeal seeking to increase her doping ban was dismissed.

The court of arbitration for sport (Cas) has ruled that Jack’s two-year doping ban, which she has served, will stand.

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