After Indian Wrestler Narsingh yadav Indian Shot putter Inderjeet singh fails dope test as his ‘A’ sample returned positive for a banned substance. He says alleging a conspiracy against him.
The NADA has asked the Haryana athlete, if he wants to test his ‘B’ sample and if so, to do this within seven days. If the ‘B’ sample also tests positive, he will have to miss Rio Olympics beginning August 5, besides facing the prospect of being banned for four years under the new WADA Code.
He won the gold medal at the Asian Athletics Championships in 2015. He competed at the 2013 Summer Universiade and won silver medal with a throw of 19.70 metre which was his personal best at that time. He is currently supported by Anglian Medal Hunt Company.
He qualified for the 2016 Summer Olympics by achieving qualification mark with a throw of 20.65 m in May 2015 at 19th Federation Cup.