Indian athletic suspened in the Asian Athletics Championships


Guwahati/ 7th July’2017 (Prag News Desk): Jagtar Singh an Indian athletic tested positive for using meldonium in Asian Athletics Championships on Friday.

Meldonium helps to increase stamina by expanding the arteries which improves blood flow as well as the flow of oxygen throughout the body.

Jagtar who competes in men’s decathlon was put under suspension after his urine sample collected during the Federation Cup National Championships held last month by the National Anti Doping Agency (NADA).

Jagtar, was the part of Indian squad for the ongoing Asian Athletics Championships has been forced to pull out of the event.

Last year World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) suspended world famous tennis star Maria Sharapova for using the drug.


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