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Friday, September 10

Jamaican runner banned

NationNews - Barbados: "KINGSTON – Jamaican 400-metre runner Bobby-Gaye Wilkins was banned yesterday for two years for using a performance-enhancing substance.
Warren Blake of the Jamaica Amateur Athletic Association said the runner would be barred from competition until April 2012.
Wilkins tested positive for the banned substance andranine in March at the indoor world championships in Doha, Qatar. She was a member of the Jamaican 4x400 relay team that won a bronze medal at the tournament."
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