Two Kenyan runners test positive at world championships

The 400 metres runners were targeted in pre-competition tests at their team hotel on August 20 and 21, the IAAF said in a statement

Two Kenyan runners test positive at world championships - IAAF

Kenyan athletes Koki Manunga and Joyce Zakary have been handed provisional bans after testing positive for the use of banned substances at the world championships, the International Association of Athletics Federations said on Wednesday.

The 400 metres runners were targeted in pre-competition tests at their team hotel on August 20 and 21, the IAAF said in a statement.

More from category

Recommended articles

Nigeria's D'Tigress disagree with Buhari's ban on basketball

Nigeria's D'Tigress disagree with Buhari's ban on basketball

What next for Super Eagles' Rangers trio Aribo, Balogun and Bassey after Europa heartbreak?

What next for Super Eagles' Rangers trio Aribo, Balogun and Bassey after Europa heartbreak?

Napoli's Victor Osimhen beats AC Milan and Juventus stars to win Serie A award

Napoli's Victor Osimhen beats AC Milan and Juventus stars to win Serie A award

Nigeria's Flamingos beat Ethiopia 1-0 in 1st leg qualifier for World Cup

Nigeria's Flamingos beat Ethiopia 1-0 in 1st leg qualifier for World Cup

La Liga Preview: The race for Europe and relegation battle go down to the wire

La Liga Preview: The race for Europe and relegation battle go down to the wire

Nigeria's Flamingoes beat Ethiopia in 1st leg qualifier for World Cup