Originally Posted by billnepill
If the federation is so corrupt to be silent about positive results why don't they just allow him to play as if nothing happened. It wouldn't arise suspicion and they and also the sponsors wouldn't lose revenue.
Because they have to have some sort of punishment system in place at the same time. They are caught between wanting to protect its biggest stars and making sure the sport of tennis is not tainted and trying to maintain some degree of vigilance especially with cases like Lance Armstrong looming over their shoulders. You think it is a coincidence that this is happening just as the full details of the Armstrong case have come out?