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Kenyan Patrick Siele Ban For Legged It When Anti-Doping Official Came Calling

Kenyan long-distance runner Patrick Siele has been banned for three-and-a-half years for legged it when anti-doping officials came to collect his sample, the Athletics Integrity Unit (AIU) said on Thursday. Siele is the latest in a long line of Kenyan athletes to be sanctioned in recent years, including 2008 Olympic 1,500m champion Asbel Kiprop, former […]

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Another Naturalised Bahraini Ban For Four Years

A Moroccan naturalised Bahraini distance runner Hassan Chani has been banned for four years for doping and stripped of his 2018 Asian Games gold medal, the Athletics Integrity Unit said Thursday. Changes in Chani‚Äôs blood values in his biological passport led to the charge, the AIU said. Chani was disqualified from all of his races […]