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Olympic notes

China faces age-old question

By John Powers
Globe Staff / September 30, 2008

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Is China's underage gymnasts controversy simply a lost-in-translation misunderstanding? Or did the government issue fake documents to make its girls 16 years old, both in Beijing and in Sydney in 2000? That's what the international federation and, ultimately, the International Olympic Committee, have to sort out before deciding whether or not to revoke at least five medals from the two ... (Full article: 1219 words)

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