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EPO Doping Ethiopian Runner Who Alleged He Was Injected By Colleague Banned For Six Years

The 31 years old Ethiopian marathon runner, Getaye Fisseha Gelaw has been banned for six years for taking ban substance erythropoietin (EPO); Athletics Integrity Unit (AIU) has announced. AIU did not buy into Getaye colourful submittion. The Ethiopian distance runner argued that following a September 2021 injury, colleagues had advised him to use painkillers which […]

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US Prosecutor Charged A Kinesiologist For Supplying Olympics’ Athlete With Growth Homone

Early on Wednesday morning, a Texas Kinesiologist and naturopathic doctor named Eric Lira was charged by the U.S. prosecutors for providing performance-enhancing drugs to athletes competing in last summer’s Olympics in Tokyo. Lira, 41, of El Paso, is the first person to be charged under a new U.S. anti-doping law governing international sports competitions. The […]

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Kenya Anti-Doping Chief Warned-Expect More Doping Violation With Athlete Blood Passport

The Anti-Doping Agency of Kenya (Adak) has warned Kenya athletes contemplating circumventing anti-doping regulations that advanced scientific testing and analysis of blood and urine samples will blow their cover. Adak chief executive officer Japhter Rugut has declared that there are no more hiding place for the drug cheater; says some athletes might dodge and escape […]