Thursday, November 26, 2015   

Nigerian weightlifting medalist fails doping test
(07-29 18:21)

The Commonwealth Games Federation says Nigerian female weightlifting gold medalist Chika Amalaha has failed a doping test.
CGF chief executive Mike Hooper says Tuesday that Amalaha tested positive for diuretics and masking agents after winning gold in the 53-kilogram division last Friday.
The backup "B'' sample will be tested on Wednesday. --AP   
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