Aussie swimmers face sanction over sleeping pills
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Former world swimming champions James Magnussen and Eamon Sullivan, and their 4x100-meter relay teammates, face possible sanction from the Australian Olympic Committee after admitting taking the sleeping medication Stilnox during a ``bonding session'' ahead of last year's London Games.
Magnussen, Sullivan, Tommaso D'Orsogna, Cameron McEvoy, James Roberts and Matthew Targett fronted a media conference Friday with Swimming Australia president Barclay Nettlefold, and released a joint statement admitting they took Stilnox and engaged in disruptive behavior including making prank calls during the Australian team's pre-games camp in Manchester.
Roberts later said he did not Stilnox.
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