Rita Jeptoo may escape with two-year ban as Wada gets tough

Rita Jeptoo celebrates after winning the Chicago Marathon on October 12, 2014 in Illinois, USA. FILE PHOTO | AFP

What you need to know:

  • Athletics Kenya’s Medical Commission meets on Monday to decide when to summon Jeptoo and issue a verdict on her doping case.
  • Jeptoo’s fate was sealed over a fortnight ago after her “B” Sample urine test corroborated her “A” Sample that tested positive for prohibited substance Erythropoietin.

Kenya’s Rita Jeptoo may be banned for two years instead of four.

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