• Barcelona Marathon Winner Philip Cheruiyot Kangogo of kenya Banned for Doping

September 03, 2020

Philip Cheruiyot Kangogo , a 36-year-old Kenyan long distance runner and the winner of the 2015 Barcelona Marathon has been suspended for two years ( from 31 April 2019 to July 31 2021) after he tested positive for a banned stimulant Higenamine. 

All the results he achieved from 31 April 2019 have been removed from record books.

His personal best time in the marathon is 2:08:16 which he achieved at Barcelona marathon in 2015.