Chinese swimmer Chen Xinyi has failed a doping test. The Chinese Swimming Association said the 18-year-old tested positive for the diuretic, hydro-chlorothiazide. She finished fourth in the women’s 100-meter butterfly final on Sunday. Diuretics increase urination rates and can be used to hide performance-enhancing substances. The CSA said Chen has asked the International Olympic Committee for a hearing, as well as a test of her B-sample.
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