Breaking: Vanessa-Mae is bannedmain
The International Ski Federation has found that qualification results for the violinist Vanessa-Mae, who competed for Thailand in the last Olympics at Sochi, were comprehensively fixed. Vanessa-Mae, 35, has been banned from skiing for four years.
She finished last in her event and used the stunt as a publicity vehicle to reignite a faltering career.
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