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 June 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
BELL, Kenta 16/03/1977 AFG Athlete Support Personnel M Athlete Support Personnel 01/07/2015 Lifetime Ban Lifetime ban NA Doping Possession
Administration, Trafficking, Possession and Complicity Administration, Trafficking , Possession, Complicity
DIONISI, Nikolin -- ALB M -- 4 years ineligibility 08/12/2026 Non-Doping Breach of the following Integrity Standards
RULI, Gjergj -- ALB Athlete Support Personnel M -- 5 years ineligibility 05/04/2028 Non-Doping Breach of the following Integrity Standards Breach of the following Integrity Standards
BOUCHACHE, Issam 19/02/1991 ALG Athlete M Middle Distance (800m-1500m) 12/03/2022 3 years ineligibility 26/04/2025 Since 12.03.22 Doping Presence
Meldonium In competition test, ALG
CAMARGO, Nicolas 12/03/1992 ARG Athlete M Sprints (400m or less) 28/03/2021 3 years ineligibility 23/06/2024 Since 28.03.21 Doping Presence
Stanozolol, Salbutamol, Hydrochlorothiazide In competition test, GPS Hugo Mario La Nasa, Concepcion del Uruguay, Concepcion Del Uruguay, ARG
CIANO, Juan Diego 02/12/1993 ARG Athlete M Long Distance (3000m+) 20/12/2020 3 years & 8 months ineligibility 03/04/2025 Since 20.12.20 Doping Presence
Exogeneous Steroids after IRMS (Testosterone, 5aAdiol and 5bAdiol) In competiton test, Argentinian Ch., Estadio Municipal Jorge Newbery, Rosario, ARG
SANCHEZ, José 05/08/1987 ARG Athlete M Long Distance (3000m+) 18/09/2022 3 months ineligibility 17/02/2023 Since 18.09.22 Doping Presence
Cocaine In competiton test, at Maraton de Buenos Aires Nandu, Buenos Aires, ARG
LICHTENEGGER, Elmar 25/05/1974 AUT Athlete M 110m Hurdles Sprints (400m or less) 20/11/2007 Lifetime ban (2nd ADRV) Lifetime ban Since 20.11.07 Doping Presence
Norandrosterone Out of competition test
TEICHTMEISTER, Jurgen -- AUT Athlete M Long Distance (3000m+) 28/04/2016 4 years ineligibility 20/07/2023 Since 28.04.16 Doping Use
Use or Attempted Use by an Athlete of a Prohibited Substance or a Prohibited Method, Possession of a Prohibited Substance or a Prohibited Method Use of a prohibited substance

Possession of a prohibited substance
MIKHNEVICH, Andrei 12/07/1976 BLR Athlete M Shot Put Throws 06/08/2005 Lifetime ban Lifetime ban Since 06-08-05 Doping Presence
Clenbuterol, Methandienone & Oxandrolone Shotput, IAAF World Athletics Championships, Helsinki FIN
MISOUSKI, Ilya 20/01/2003 BLR Athlete M Shot Put Throws -- 4 years ineligibility 08/11/2025 Since 27.09.21 Doping Presence
Oxandrolone Out-of-competition test
VARANTSOU, Andrei 24/07/1975 BLR Athlete M Hammer Throws 09/10/2013 Lifetime ban Lifetime ban Since and including that of 09.10.13 Doping Presence
Dehydrochloromethyltestosterone Out of competition test
ANTUNES, Luis Paolo 28/11/1980 BRA Athlete M Race Walk Long Distance (3000m+) 27/09/2015 8 years ineligibility 26/09/2023 Since 27.09.15 Doping Presence
Stanozolol In competition test, Maraton Internacional SESCPR , Foz do Iguacu, BRA
DINIZ, Marcelo 17/07/1970 BRA Athlete M Long Distance (3000m+) 27/07/2019 4 years ineligibility 18/08/2023 Since 27.07.19 Doping Evasion
Refusal and or Failure to Submit
Refusal to submit to doping control In competition test, IAU Continental Ultramaratona de 100km da Américas, Bertioga, BRA
JEFFERSON DE ARRUDA LOPES, Ronald 17/03/1994 BRA Athlete M Long Distance (3000m+) 25/04/2021 3 years ineligibility 24/04/2024 Since 25.04.21 Doping Presence
EPO In competition test, Torneio Cidade de Bragança Paulista, BRA
LOPEZ FERREIRA, Daniel 02/02/1967 BRA Athlete M Road Running Long Distance (3000m+) 09/08/2009 Lifetime ban Lifetime ban Since 09.08.09 Doping Presence
Phentermine In competition test, Circuitos de Corridas e Caminhada, Bauru, BRA
MOREIRA, Marcelo 22/06/1977 BRA Athlete M Shot Put Throws 18/04/2009 Lifetime ban Lifetime ban Since 18.04.09 Doping Presence
Mephentermine In competition test, Ibirapuera Sao Paulo, Brazil
QUIRINO DE MORAES, Ronaldo -- BRA Athlete Support Personnel M Athlete Support Personnel -- Lifetime ban as from 24.10.16 Lifetime ban NA Doping Administration 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 or Attempted Administration of a Prohibited
SILVA ANTONIO, Andre Luiz 09/04/1986 BRA Athlete M Long Distance (3000m+) 23/05/2022 3 years ineligibility 07/07/2025 Since 23.05.22 Doping Presence
Erythropoietin (EPO) Out-of-competition test, BRA
CHANI, Hassan 05/05/1988 BRN Athlete M Long Distance (3000m+) 03/08/2017 4 years ineligibility 17/03/2024 Since 03.08.17 Doping Use Athlete Biological Passport Athlete Biological Passport Case
ROTICH, Abraham Kipchirchir 26/09/1993 BRN Athlete M Middle Distance (800m-1500m) 23/05/2021 4 years ineligibility 24/07/2025 Since 23.05.21 Doping Presence
19-noretiocholanolone and Norandrosterone Out-of-competition test
ANDREEV, Andrian 24/07/1977 BUL Athlete M Hammer Throws 27/02/2008 Lifetime ban (2nd ADRV) Lifetime ban Since 27-02-2008 Doping Presence
Metenolone Out of competition test
FREAKE, David 25/05/1986 CAN Athlete M Marathon Long Distance (3000m+) 26/05/2019 4 years ineligibility 10/10/2023 Since 26.05.19 Doping Presence
Dinitrophenol, EPO, GW1516 and Ephedrine In competition test, ScotiaBank Ottawa Marathon, Ottawa, CAN
FU, Wenguo 06/07/1992 CHN Athlete M Long Distance (3000m+) 18/04/2017 4 years ineligibility 19/09/2025 Since 18.04.17 Doping Use Use (Manipulation of blood and blood components) Use (Manipulation of blood and blood components)
BAO, Liu 18/05/1980 CHN Athlete Support Personnel M -- 3 years ineligibility 09/08/2024 Doping Complicity
Complicity, Administration Complicity, Administration
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