Antidoping reports

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Doping Offence - Tosan Boyo (NGR)

On July 2, 2011, a swimmer Tosan Boyo (NGR) was tested positive to the substance Dexamethasone (Class S.9 Glucocorticosteroids) following a doping control test conducted with the occasion of the Bi-annual Sporting Inter-State event in Nigeria.

The Doping Panel of the Nigeria Swimming Federation imposed a sanction of 1 year ineligibility on the athlete starting on August 1, 2011.

 

Doping Offence - Mirela Olczak (POL)

On November 12, 2011, a swimmer Mirela Olczak (POL) was tested positive to the substance Methylhexaneamine (Class S.6 Stimulants) following a doping control test conducted with the occasion of the Grand Prix of Poland.

The Disciplinary Panel of the Polish Swimming Federation imposed a sanction of 6 months’ ineligibility on the athlete starting on November 12, 2011.

WADA filed an appeal against this decision of the Disciplinary Panel to the Arbitration Tribunal for Sport at the Polish Olympic Committee in Warsaw. The Arbitration Tribunal decided that Mirela Olczak shall be suspended for a period of 1 year starting on 21 January 2013.Credit was given to the athlete for the period of suspension already served.

 

Doping Offence - Zetao Ning (CHN)

On March 9, 2011, a swimmer Zetao Ning (CHN) was tested positive to the substance Clenbuterol (Class S1.2 Other Anabolic Agents) following an out-of competition doping control.
 
The Chinese Swimming Association imposed a sanction of 1 year ineligibility on the athlete staring on March 9, 2011.

 

Doping Offence - Surya Prasad Sharma (IND)

On October 21, 2011, a swimmer Surya Prasad Sharma (IND) was tested positive to the substance Stanozolol (Class S.1 A Exogenous Anabolic Agent) following an in-competition doping control test conducted in Trivadrum, India.

The National Anti-Doping Agency of India imposed a sanction of 2 years’ ineligibility on the athlete starting on Nopvember 9, 2011, the date of provisional suspension.

 

Doping Offence - Nazih Samer Mezayek (JOR)

On September 10, 2011, a swimmer Nazih Samer Mezayek (JOR) was tested positive to the substance Nandrolone (Class S.1.1.A Exogenous Anabolic Androgenic Steroids) following an out of competition doping control test.

The Jordan Swimming Federation imposed a sanction of 2 years’ ineligibility on the athlete starting on September 10, 2011.

 

Doping Offence - Alexey Bushin (RUS)

On October 2, 2011, a water polo player Alexey Bushin (RUS) was tested positive to the substance Cannabis (Class S.8 Cannabinoids) following a doping control test conducted with the occasion of the water polo match in Kazan (RUS).

The Water Polo Federation of Russia imposed a sanction of 2 years’ ineligibility on the athlete starting on October 12, 2011.

 

Doping Offence - Juha Korhonen (FIN)

On September 28, 2011, a water polo player Juha Korhonen (FIN) was tested positive to the substance Testosterone (Class S.1.1.B Endogenous Anabolic Androgenic Steroids) following an out of competition doping control test.

The Finnish Swimming Association imposed a sanction of 2 years’ ineligibility on the athlete starting on January 31, 2012.

 

Doping Offence - Botond Szalma (HUN/NED)

On November 20, 2011, a water polo player Botond Szalma (HUN/NED) was tested positive to the substance Cannabis (Class S.8 Cannabinoids) following a doping control test conducted with the occasion of the water polo match in Borculo (NED).

The Disciplinary Committee of the Royal Dutch Swimming Federation imposed a sanction of 5 months’ ineligibility on the athlete starting on December 15, 2011.

 

Doping Offence - Abdul Rehaman Al Bader (KUW)

On October 19, 2011, a swimmer Abdul Rehaman Al Bader (KUW) was tested positive to the substance Methylhexaneamine (Class S.6 Stimulants) following a doping control test conducted with the occasion of the 1st GCC Games-Bahrain 11.

The Kuwait Anti-Doping Disciplinary Commission (KADDC) imposed a sanction of 6 months’ ineligibility on the athlete starting on October 19, 2011.

 

Doping Offence - Fabiola Molina (BRA)

On April 22, 2011, a swimmer Fabiola Molina (BRA) was tested positive to the substance Methylhexaneamine (Class S.6 Stimulants) following a doping control test conducted with the occasion of the Brazilian Trials for the FINA World Championships 2011.

The Brazilian Swimming Federation (CBDA) imposed a sanction of 2 months’ ineligibility on the athlete starting on May 8, 2011.

FINA filed an appeal against this decision of CBDA to the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) in Lausanne. The CAS Panel decided that Fabiola Molina shall be suspended for a period of 6 months starting on 20 December 2011. Credit was given to the athlete for the period of suspension already served.

 

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