By Nick Butler,
Tokyo Marathon winner Endeshaw Negesse has become the first Ethiopian named in connection with a failed drugs test following reports that as many as nine athletes from the distance running powerhouse are under investigation.
Endeshaw Negesse tested positive for Meldonium, the same recently banned substance which it emerged that Sweden’s Ethiopian-born former world 1500 metres champion Abeba Aregawi had failed for this week.
Official confirmation is expected today. Continue reading Ethiopian Tokyo Marathon Winner Endeshaw Negesse Fails Doping Test (Update)