MONACO: Kenyan distance runners have been provisionally suspended and charged in doping instances, such as 2014 African and Commonwealth video games 10,000 metres champion Joyce Chepkirui.

track and field’s Athletics Integrity Unit says Chepkirui’s case pertains to consequences in her biological passport, and Jacob Kendagor is charged with warding off giving a pattern.

The brand new round of doping cases concerning runners from Kenya in current weeks follows a four-yr ban for 2016 Olympics marathon silver medallist Eunice Kirwa.

Chepkirui, now 30, had her high-quality season at the tune in 2014, then centered on avenue races. She won the 2015 Amsterdam Marathon, and in 2016 positioned third in Boston and fourth in big apple.

The 34-year-vintage Kendagor ran an entire life fine two hours, seven mins, 33 seconds at the 2017 Seoul Marathon.

published in , July 10th, 2019