If an athlete misses two out-of-competition tests, it will be counted as a positive case as well, and the athlete concerned will face at least a two-year suspension.
It is also the first National Games after the two important regulations on doping control were issued, and it’s an important opportunity to check our work.
Through all these tests this year, 26 cases were tested positive, but not all of them were found during the National Games.
A verbal appeal is not enough, and we require a formal application. It has not yet been decided as to when sample B will be tested.
Sun’s urine sample taken after the Beijing International Marathon returned negative results, so she can keep her title for the marathon race.