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 May 2024. 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
ZOZZOLI, Gilles 10/11/1972 FRA Athlete M Fitness 07/04/2018 4 years ineligibility with 4 years ineligibility added to the original period 14/01/2027 Since 07.04.18 Doping Presence
Violation of the Prohibition of Participation During Ineligibility
Trenbolone, Clenbuterol, Testosterone after IRMS, Tamoxifen and Participation During Ineligibility   In competition test, Top de Colmar, Colmar, FRA
ZOTOS, Kyriakos -- GRE Athlete M Throws -- 4 years ineligibility -- Since 05.06.21 Doping Presence
Metandienone In competiton test, Panhellenic Track and Field Championship, GRE
ZHAO, Xinchen 24/04/2002 CHN Athlete F Sprints (400m or less) 25/10/2020 4 years ineligibility 24/10/2024 Since 25.10.20 Doping Presence
Methandienone Out-of-competition test, Shanxi, CHN
ZHAO, Wenzhuo -- CHN Athlete F Sprints (400m or less) -- 3 years ineligibility -- Since 09.04.21 Doping Presence
Stanozolol In competition test, PE test of university
enrollment examination, CHN
ZHANG, Xin 08/06/1989 CHN Athlete F Long Distance (3000m+) 02/04/2023 3 years ineligibility 20/04/2026 Since 02.04.23 Doping Presence
Metandienone In competiton test, at Shijiazhuang Marathon,
Shijiazhuang, CHN
ZHANG, Shouku 19/05/1977 CHN Athlete Support Personnel M 05/09/2020 Lifetime ineligibility Lifetime ban Doping Administration Administration Administration
ZHANG, Lin 11/11/1993 CHN Athlete M Race Walk 21/05/2017 8 years ineligibility 03/12/2027 Since 21.05.17 Doping Presence
Clostebol Out-of-competition test, Henan, CHN and Out-of-competition test, Beijing, CHN
ZEMLYAK, Olha 16/01/1990 UKR Athlete F 200m Sprints (400m or less) 05/07/2016 8 years ineligibility 04/07/2024 Since 05.07.16 Doping Use Use of Testosterone
ZAVALA DELGADO, Aldo 26/03/2002 MEX Athlete M Hammer Throws 22/06/2022 3 years ineligibility 15/12/2025 Since 22.06.22 Doping Presence
Exogenous Steroids after IRMS (Boldenone) In competiton test, at Nacionales CONADE, Estadio Héroes de Nacozari, Hermosillo, MEX
ZAIKA, Evelina 12/09/2003 UKR Athlete F Middle Distance (800m-1500m) 29/07/2023 3 years ineligibility 28/08/2026 Since 29.07.23 Doping Presence
SARMS enobosarm (ostarine) In competiton test, at Ukrainian
Championships, Avangard Stadium, Lutsk, UKR
YUKESH, G 13/08/1997 IND Athlete M Sprints (400m or less) 08/01/2020 4 years ineligibility 19/03/2024 Since 08.01.20 Doping Presence
Mephentermine In competition test, Reliance Foundation Athletics Championships, Mumbai, IND
YOUNG, Jerome 14/08/1976 USA Athlete M 400m Sprints (400m or less) 23/07/2004 Lifetime ban (2nd ADRV) Lifetime ban Since 23.07-04 Doping Presence
EPO In competition test, Meeting IAAF Gaz de France, Paris, FRA
YILDIRIM, Merve 16/05/1991 TUR Athlete F Sprints (400m or less) -- 4 years ineligibility 11/07/2025 Since 24.04.21 Doping Presence
Furosemide In competiton test, at Izmir gaziemir sk Antalya, TUR
YETIS, Riza -- TUR Athlete M 01/11/2014 Lifetime ban from 27/11/2014 Lifetime ban - Doping Trafficking
Administration or Attempted Administration to any Athlete of a Prohibited Substance/ or Method // Trafficking or Attempted Trafficking in any Prohibted Substance or Prohibited Method Administration of a prohibited substance Trafficking
YEGO, Zenah Jemutai 02/12/2002 KEN Athlete F Long Distance (3000m+) 21/01/2023 1 year ineligibility 26/03/2024 Since 21.01.23 Doping Presence
triamcinolone acetonide In competiton test, at Kenyan Cross-Country
Championships, Nairobi - XC 10.0km
YARYGINA, Yelizaveta 20/09/1996 RUS Athlete F Sprints (400m or less) 26/06/2021 3 years ineligibility 29/07/2024 Since 26.06.21 Doping Refusal and or Failure to Submit Refusal In competition test, Russian Athletics Championships in Cheboksary, RUS
YAQOOB, Salem Eid 01/03/1996 BRN Athlete M Sprints (400m or less) 23/07/2023 4 years ineligibility 14/08/2027 Since 23.07.23 Doping Presence
Stanozolol In competiton test, in BRN
YADAV, Manju 06/08/1992 IND Athlete F Long Distance (3000m+) 26/03/2022 3 years ineligibility 11/05/2025 Since 26.03.22 Doping Presence
19-norandrosterone In competiton test, South Asian & Indian Cross Country Ch, Kohima, IND
YADAV, Dharmaraj -- IND Athlete M Throws -- 4 years ineligibility -- Since 27.06.21 Doping Presence
Metandienone In competiton test, 60th National Inter State Senior Athletics Championship, IND
YADAV, Adesh 03/02/1999 IND Athlete M Long Distance (3000m+) 27/09/2021 4 years ineligibility 06/03/2026 Since 27.09.21 Doping Presence
Erythropoietin (EPO), Darbepoetin (dEPO) In competition test, Indian U23 Ch., JLN Stadium, New Delhi, IND
WODAJ ETAFERAHU, Temesgen 05/08/1989 ETH Athlete F Long Distance (3000m+) 20/10/2019 12 years ineligibility 19/11/2031 Since 20.10.19 Doping Presence
Exogenous Steroids after IRMS (Testosterone,5aAdiol & 5bAdiol), EPO & Tampering (2nd ADRV) In competition test, Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon, Toronto, CAN; Art 2.5 ADR - Tampering
WATHTHAKANKANAMGE, Himasha Eashan 07/05/1995 SRI Athlete M Sprints (400m or less) 26/10/2021 6 years ineligibility (2nd ADRV) 25/10/2027 Since 26.10.21 Doping Presence
Anastrozole, Norandrosterone Out-of-competition test, SRI
WANGARI, James 23/03/1994 KEN Athlete M Long Distance (3000m+) 06/11/2022 8 years ineligibility (2nd ADRV) 20/12/2030 Since 06.11.22 Doping Presence
Norandrosterone In competiton test, at EDP Porto Marathon, Porto, POR
WANG, Ya 27/09/2001 CHN Athlete F Sprints (400m or less) 12/07/2020 4 years ineligibiity 11/07/2024 Since 12.07.20 Doping Presence
Methyltestosterone, Methandienone and Methyl-1-testosterone, Anastrozole In competition test, Harbin Institute of Technology Enrollment Examination for Sports Specialty Students, Harbin, CHN
WANG, Mingdong -- CHN Athlete M Athlete Support Personnel 26/07/2021 Life time ban from 26.07.21 Lifetime ban Since 26.07.21 Doping Trafficking
Trafficking,Administration Trafficking,Administration
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