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Tennis-Czech Zahlavova Strycova given six-month doping ban

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LONDON, Feb 14 (Reuters) - Czech tennis player Barbora Zahlavova Strycova has been given a six month ban for a doping offence, the International Tennis Federation (ITF) said on Thursday.

Zahlavova Strycova, 26, tested positive for the stimulant sibutramine last October and is banned until April 15, 2013. (Editing By Alison Wildey)

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