Global List of Ineligible Persons

The Athletics Integrity Unit has jurisdiction over International-Level Athletes and their Athlete Support Persons, World Athletics Officials and Member Federation Officials (limited to their dealings with World Athletics). On this page we publish a consolidated list of all persons serving a period of ineligibility in Athletics. This includes persons serving a period of ineligibility as a result of national level cases and decisions.

Latest sanctions for Doping and Non-Doping Violations


Complete list of sanctions for Doping and Non-Doping Violations*


*The list of currently suspended persons was last updated on 1 August 2023. Please note that it is intended for information only and should not be relied upon from a legal perspective.

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Name Date of Birth Nationality Role Sex Discipline 1 Discipline 2 Infraction Date Sanction Ineligibile Until Disqualification Period Infraction Type ADRV Rules ADRV Notes Description
KÖPPER (KOPPER), Cornelia 06/05/1982 AUT Athlete F Long Distance (3000m+) 12/10/2014 10 years ineligibility 10/12/2030 Since 12.10.14 Doping Use
Use, Possession, Trafficking, Complicity Out-of-competition test
VASILACHI, Carolina 10/02/2002 MDA Athlete F Javelin 05/06/2021 2 years ineligibility 09/07/2023 Since 05.06.21 Doping Presence
Meldonium In competiton test, Championships of the Small States of Europe, Serravalle, ITA
AN, Viktoriya 04/09/1992 KAZ Athlete F Sprints (400m or less) 20/02/2021 4 years ineligibility 11/05/2025 Since 20.02.21 Doping Presence
Methasterone In competiton test, Kazakh Ind. Ch., Athletic Center Olga Rypakova, Ust-Kamenogorsk, KAZ

KORIR Sally (Selly), Jepkemoi (Jepkurui) 11/04/1981 KEN Athlete M Long Distance (3000m+) 30/04/2018 2 years ineligibility with 4 years ineligibility added to the original sanction 14/09/2024 Since 21.05.17 Doping Violation of the Prohibition of Participation During Ineligibility Violation of the Prohibition of Participation During Ineligibility Violation of the Prohibition of Participation During Ineligibility
VEDEHIN, Nikolai 09/10/1985 EST Athlete M 3000m Long Distance (3000m+) 24/06/2016 8 years ineligibility 22/03/2025 - Doping Possession Possession of a Prohibited Substance or Prohibited Method Possession
ANTYUKH, Natalya 20/06/1981 RUS Athlete F Sprints (400m or less) 15/07/2012 Only Disqualification of results -- From 15.07.12-29.06.13 Doping Use (LIMS evidence) (LIMS evidence)
KORZEIE, Pezhman 20/03/1991 IRI Athlete M Long Distance (3000m+) 16/12/2022 3 years ineligibility 04/04/2026 Since 16.12.22 Doping Presence
Erythropoietin (EPO) In competiton test, at at National league,

Teheran, IRI
VELLAYATTHEVAN, Velu 05/06/1995 IND Athlete M Middle Distance (800m-1500m) 05/07/2019 4 years ineligibiity 16/02/2024 Since 05.07.19 Doping Presence
EPO In competition test, Selection Trials for Railway Recruitment, IND
BHADAURIYA, Richa 28/01/1997 IND Athlete F Long Distance (3000m+) 20/08/2022 4 years ineligibility 22/11/2026 Since 20.08.22 Doping Evasion
Refusal and or Failure to Submit
Evasion, Refusal and or Failure to Submit Evasion, Refusal and or Failure to Submit
KOSGEI, Henry Cheruiyot 01/11/1983 KEN Athlete M Long Distance (3000m+) 07/12/2019 Lifetime ban Lifetime ban Since 07.12.19 Doping Presence
Violation of the Prohibition of Participation During Ineligibility
Methylprednisolone & Violation of the Prohibition of Participation During Ineligibility In competition test, Mini Marathon de Yaoundé, Yaoundé, CMR
VILIMEK, Tomas 10/03/1998 CZE Athlete M Throws 09/08/2020 4 years ineligibility 31/08/2024 Since 09.08.20 Doping Presence
Drostanolone & Tamoxifen In competition test, Czech Championship, CZE
CHAUDHARY, Shalu 27/01/1994 IND Athlete F Middle Distance (800m-1500m) 13/06/2022 4 years ineligibility 29/08/2026 Since 13.06.22 Doping Presence
Mephentermine & Ipamorelin In competiton test, at National Inter State Senior Athletics Ch., Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, Chennai, IND

KOSGEI, Vincent Kiplangat 11/11/1985 KEN Athlete M Middle Distance (800m-1500m) 23/01/2021 3 years ineligibility 15/11/2024 Since 23.01.21 Doping Presence
Exogenous Steroids after IRMS (Testosterone,

5αAdiol, Androsterone, 5βAdiol, Etiocholanolone)
In competiton test, at 2nd AK Relay Build up

Competition, Nairobi, KEN
VINICHENKO, Igor 11/04/1984 RUS Athlete M Hammer Throws -- Only Disqualification of results -- From 15.07.12-19.02.13 Doping Use (McLaren & LIMS evidence) (McLaren & LIMS evidence)
DEEPAK. 16/06/1997 IND Athlete M Hammer Throws 06/04/2022 3 years ineligibility 30/05/2025 Since 06.04.22 Doping Presence
Metandienone In competiton test, at 28th National Federation Cup Senior Athletics Competition, Kerala, IND
KOSTIN, Dmitriy 03/12/1999 RUS Athlete M Throws 30/08/2020 3 years ineligibility 27/09/2023 Since 30.08.20 Doping Presence
LGD-4033 (ligandrol) In competition test, Russian Cup, Bryansk, RUS

VINIT 20/03/2003 IND Athlete M Hammer Throws 04/06/2022 4 years ineligibility 06/07/2026 Since 04.06.22 Doping Presence
metandienone In competiton test, at Indian U20 Federation Cup, Chhotubhai Purani Sports Complex, Nadiad, IND
KIPYOKEI, Diana Chemtai 05/05/1994 KEN Athlete F Long Distance (3000m+) 11/10/2021 6 years ineligibility 26/06/2028 Since 11.10.21 Doping Presence
Triamcinolone Acetonide, Tampering In competiton test, at B.A.A. Boston Marathon, Boston, MA, USA

KOSYNSKYI, Dmytro 31/03/1989 UKR Athlete M Throws 20/04/2017 8 years ineligibility 04/07/2025 Since 20.04.17 Doping Presence
Testosterone Out-of-competition test, Brovary, UKR
VIVIERS, Innis -- RSA Athlete M 11/02/2005 Lifetime ban (2nd ADRV) Lifetime ban - Doping Presence
Stanozolol Out of competition, RSA
MRIDHA, Priya 07/07/2004 IND Athlete F High Jump Jumps -- 2 years ineligibility 02/07/2025 Since 05.02.23 Doping Presence
Higenamine, Octodrine (1,5-dimethylhexylamine) & Heptaminol In competiton test, at Khelo India Youth Games 2022, Bhopal, IND
KOVALENKO, Nazar 09/02/1987 UKR Athlete M Long Distance (3000m+) 12/02/2022 8 years ineligibility (2nd ADRV) 11/02/2030 Since 12.02.22 Doping Presence
Stanozolol Out-of-competition test, in Antalya, TUR
VRUBLEVSKIY, Vadim 18/03/1993 RUS Athlete M High Jump Jumps 23/02/2013 Only Disqualification of results -- From 23.02.13-22.02.15 Doping Use (LIMS evidence) (LIMS evidence)
SMIRNOV, Valentin 13/02/1986 RUS Athlete M Middle Distance (800m-1500m) 27/07/2019 4 years ineligibility 13/08/2023 Since 27.07.19 Doping Presence
EPO In competiton test, at Russian Championships, Cheboksary, RUS
KOZLOV, Kirill 07/03/2003 KAZ Athlete M Middle Distance (800m-1500m) 19/02/2022 2 years ineligibility 12/04/2024 Since 19.02.22 Doping Presence
Heptaminol In competition test, Kazakh U20 Indoor Championship, Ust-Kamenogorsk, KAZ
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