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7 bodybuilders slapped with 2-year bans for doping

Published on Aug 8, 2012 6:00 AM
 
File photo of one of Shaifulhaq Ahmad Ishak who emerged in the light middle category of the National Body-building Championships held at the Kreta Ayer Peoples' Theatre on May 7, 2011. He is one of the seven bodybuilders who have been slapped with two-year bans for doping. He and six others tested positive for using banned substances following in-competition testing at the Singapore National Bodybuilding and Physique Sports Championship on July 1. -- ST PHOTO: TUKIMAN WARJI

Seven bodybuilders have been slapped with two-year bans for doping.

The seven tested positive for using banned substances following in-competition testing at the Singapore National Bodybuilding and Physique Sports Championship on July 1.

The ban was imposed by the National Anti-Doping Disciplinary Committee (NADC) following a meeting on Monday.

The seven are ineligible to participate, as an athlete or support personnel, in any sport during the period of the ban.

 
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