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Josephine Chepkoech, a 2:22:38 marathon runner from Kenya, provisionally suspended for testosterone

Josephine Chepkoech, a 2:22:38 marathon runner from Kenya, has been provisionally suspended for testosterone by the Athletics Integrity Unit. In February, the 35-year-old clocked...

Athletics Kenya warns athletes four days in advance of 1st deadline to comply with...

Athletics Kenya published a letter to its athletes on April 30 that they have by May 3 to take their first of three pre-Olympic...

Tunisia joins Angola, Russia and International Fitness and Bodybuilding Federation as non-compliant with WADA

Tunisia's legal non-compliance Now officially, Tunisia is considered non-compliant with the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) code. According to WADA, the Tunisian Anti-Doping Organization's legal system...

Three Athlete Refugee Team members suspended for doping

© Copyright - 2024 - Athletics Illustrated Anjelina Nadai Lohalith and Dominic Lokolong Atiol were born in South Sudan. Both competed internationally for the...

Pierre-Ambroise Bosse of France banned 16 months for whereabouts failures

The French Anti-Doping Agency banned Pierre-Ambroise Bosse for 16 months for missing three out-of-competition doping tests in a 12-month period. Bosse is a world...

World Anti-Doping Agency getting severe tongue-lashing from global sports community on Chinese doping case

© Copyright - 2024 - Athletics Illustrated The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) is getting a severe tongue-lashing from the global sports community in regards...

Kenyan Celestine Chepchirchir and Ethiopian Zerfe Wondemagegn banned for doping

© Copyright - 2024 - Athletics Illustrated Celestine Chepchirchir Kenyan marathon runner Celestine Chepchirchir has been banned for three years for doping. The 28-year-old tested...

Banned for drug use Chijindu “CJ” Ujah is back competing for Great Britain at...

© Copyright - 2024 - Athletics Illustrated Chijindu "CJ" Ujah was named to Great Britain’s 4x100-metre relay team for the 2024 Bahamas World Athletics...

Failing in the Whereabouts program: “You have to be doping or an idiot”

© Copyright - 2024 - Athletics Illustrated There is a doping problem in the sport of athletics. One manifestation is the manipulation of the Whereabouts...

Russian Ekaterina Poistogova-Guliyev likely to be stripped of her London silver medal for positive...

Poisogova-Guliyev now competes for Turkey. Some of the field from that Olympic final has already been banned including fellow Russian Maria Savinova who tested...
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