A "high profile" Kenyan distance runner who has "dominated" World Championships in recent years has reportedly been embroiled in a doping scandal.
Olympic marathon champion Jemima Sumgong, of Kenya, has been banned for four years for failing an out-of-competition dope test.
Three training partners of banned Olympic marathon champion Jemima Sumgong have been suspended from competitions "until investigations into doping allegations are completed", it has been reported.
Team-mates of Kenya's Olympic marathon champion Jemima Sumgong have condemned her after she failed an out-of-competition drugs test.
So the Rio de Janeiro Mayor has become embroiled in another 2016 Olympics-related corruption scandal. And Kenya’s 2016 Olympic marathon champion Jemima Sumgong has tested positive for EPO. And yes, six international riders have been provisionally suspended by the International Equestrian Federation after their horses failed doping tests.
Marathon world record holder Paula Radcliffe has claimed that doping should be a criminal offence.
Kenya's Olympic marathon gold medallist Jemima Sumgong has failed an out-of-competition drugs test, the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) have confirmed.
Kenya's Olympic champion Jemima Sumgong will defend her Virgin Money London Marathon title on April 23 as she leads "one of the strongest women’s fields ever assembled for a major city marathon" according to organisers.
Jemima Sumgong delivered Kenya its first Olympic women’s Marathon title in scorching conditions as she clocked 2hr 24min 04sec at the Sambodromo, home to the world-famous Carnival parade - and according to her the result was never in doubt.
Kenya's Eliud Kipchoge missed the world record by just eight seconds in a thrilling London Marathon here today after team-mate Jemima Sumgong recovered from a heavy fall to claim victory in the women's race.