1. Narsingh Yadav row: Decision will be out either on Saturday or Monday, says NADA lawyer

Narsingh Yadav row: Decision will be out either on Saturday or Monday, says NADA lawyer

After the second failed dope test involving Narsingh Yadav ahead of his expected Olympic run, a NADA panel lawyer said that the decision will be out either on Saturday or Monday.

By: | Published: July 28, 2016 10:26 PM
With a bronze medal finish in last year's World Championships, Narsingh was tested positive for a banned steroid on both A and B samples. (Reuters) With a bronze medal finish in last year’s World Championships, Narsingh was tested positive for a banned steroid on both A and B samples. (Reuters)

After the second failed dope test involving Narsingh Yadav ahead of his expected Olympic run, a NADA panel lawyer said that the decision will be out either on Saturday or Monday. NADA lawyer Gaurang Kanth told ANI that the Olympics-qualified player Narsingh Yadav is not eligible for the requested remission.

With a bronze medal finish in last year’s World Championships, Narsingh was tested positive for a banned steroid on both A and B samples. However, the players claimed that his food was spiked and filed an FIR against two fellow wrestlers at the Sonepat Police Station probing a CBI investigation into the matter.

Parveen Rana was named for his replacement in the Rio Olympics this year. Narsingh was selected for the Olympics after a long battle with two-time Olympic medalist Sushil Kumar. After police investigations at the Sports Authority of India (SAI) over the Dope scandal.

(With inputs from ANI)

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