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Kenyan marathon runner fails doping test

Published:Friday | October 31, 2014 | 10:02 PM

Kenyan marathon runner Rita Jeptoo has become the latest athlete from the country to fail a doping test.



The International Association of Athletics Federations informed Athletics Kenya of traces of a banned substance in Jeptoo's 'A' sample.



The 33-year-old Jeptoo has won the past two Chicago and Boston marathons.



At least 36 Kenyan athletes have failed dope tests in the past two years.



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