Netease Entertainment reported on February 29 that on February 28, the international sports arbitration court (CAS) announced Sun Yangs decision to be suspended for eight years. Sun Yang replied in a micro blog that he would appeal. Just now, Zhang Qihuai, a lawyer from Beijing Lanpeng law firm entrusted by Sun Yang, issued a statement on the arbitration award.
In the statement, the cause of the event and the situation of the inspection outside the competition on September 4, 2018 were restored. Sun Yang will appeal to the Swiss Federal Supreme Court within 30 days in accordance with legal procedures. Sun Yang will be held legally responsible for the loopholes in the organization, rules and procedures of the World Anti Doping Agency (WADA) and other agencies, as well as the distortion of facts and abuse of power in the arbitration procedures of relevant personnel.
Source: editor in charge of Netease Entertainment: Ma Wenjing, nbjs9027