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Brazil / Olympic Games / Doping #1109707

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 09, 2016
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(Studio: Scott Pelley) Report introduced.

(Rio de Janeiro: Ben Tracy) The controversy among athletes at the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro over doping featured; details given about the rivalry between American swimmer Lilly King† and Russian swimmer Yulia Efimova†, who has been banned twice, and King’s assertion that US track stars Justin Gatlin & Tyson Gay should be barred from competing. [Sports writer Philip HERSH††- offers his view.] [US swimmer Cody MILLER†- says there will probably be people who miss the podium to people who don’t deserve to be on the podium.]

(Studio: Scott Pelley) The gold medal for the US women’s gymnastics team noted.

Pelley, Scott;
Tracy, Ben

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