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After Testing Positive For EPO, Running Star Rita Jeptoo Banned For 2 Years

After Testing Positive For EPO, Running Star Rita Jeptoo Banned For 2 Years

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One of the marathon world's brightest stars has been banned for two years, after testing positive for a performance-enhancing drug. Athletics Kenya, the body that governs running in the country, said Rita Jeptoo tested positive for erythropoietin, or EPO, which stimulates the production of red blood …

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