Ramzi B-sample confirmed
Agencies are reporting that also the B-sample of Bahraini 1500 m runner Rashid Ramzi from Olympic Games was positive on latest generation of the blood booster EPO (CERA).
The information is based on article from German daily Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung. That is confirming that gold medal will went to Kenyan Asbel Kiprop, silver to Nick Willis of New Zealand and bronze to French Mehdi Baala. Also B-sample of Croatian runner Vanja Perisic was positive and thus is confirming her disqualification from Olympic Games. Both athletes are facing two years doping ban. Third track athlete Greek walker Athanasia Tsoumeleka already announced her retirement.