The South African long jump player Luvo Mayonga overruled by using doping and he was officially suspended from the game. Mayonga the Olympic silver medalist was also expected to be banned from this year’s Tokyo Games.
Manyonga was dismissed for overruling the whereabouts rules and a “notice of charge was sent to him” said the Athletics Integrity Unit.
The Long jump champion was questioned about the whereabouts rules. Why he didn’t took the doping test before competition and why he didn’t inform the Sample collection officials where they can meet him.
In 2017 championships in London the South African won gold and later two years he finished four in Doha.
Christian Coleman, the American sprinder was the former 100 meter champion was suspended for two years due to cancelling the participation of 2019 worlds.
The 2017 champion of 1,500 was Elijah Manangoi from Kenya was in the lock of two year ban and will not participate in the Tokyo Olympics.
The Women’s 400 champion Salwa Eid Naser from Bahrain waiting for the sport hearing about whereabouts case. She was technically release by the independent tribunal and later the AIU filed an appeal.