Another day, another doping allegation. This time, the charge comes against well-liked doubles expert Abigail Spears. The American was found to have been using testosterone and prasterone during the US Open, two banned substances listed by WADA.
Spears is currently ranked No. 35 in doubles, has won 21 doubles WTA titles and captured the Australian Open mixed doubles crown in 2017.
The 38-year-old may have a case in court. In an Instagram post, Spears laid out the situation in detail, explaining her prescribed supplements contained an illegal substance.