After wrestler Narsingh, shot putter Inderjeet Singh fails dope test

July 26, 2016 6:00 pm
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The Indian contingent has suffered another huge setback, just few days after wrestler Narsingh Yadav was tested positive for banned steroid, another athlete Inderjeet Singh, a shot putter, has been tested positive for a banned substance. The athlete has a week’s time to report to NADA and seek a test of his B sample and if B sample also test positive, then he will miss the bus to Rio, reducing India’s contingent to 118.

The athlete has written in Facebook page claiming this was a ‘case of conspiracy. Inderjeet is the reigning Asian champion in his event and was the first track and field athlete from India to qualify for the Games.


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