MONACO — American lengthy jumper Jarrion Lawson, who received silver eventually yr’s world championships, has been suspended after failing a doping take a look at. The Athletics Integrity Unit, which handles doping points in monitor and area, says Lawson examined constructive for a metabolite of the banned anabolic steroid trenbolone.
It did not say when the constructive pattern was taken. Lawson has been suspended till a full disciplinary listening to.
Lawson was fourth within the lengthy leap on the 2016 Olympics and second eventually yr’s world championships, ending 4 centimeters behind gold medalist Luvo Manyonga of South Africa. Lawson additionally received the 100 meters, 200 meters and lengthy leap for the College of Arkansas on the 2016 NCAA monitor nationals.
Trenbolone helps construct muscle mass and fashioned a part of aon the 2014 Winter Olympics.
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