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• Teenager latest Kenyan runner to fail drugs test

Teenager Angela Ndungwa Munguti is the latest Kenyan athlete to fail a drugs test and face a doping ban.

The 17-year-old African Youth Games 800 metres silver medallist tested positive for Norandrosterone, a a metabolite of anabolic steroid nandrolone, the Athletics Integrity Unit (AIU) announced on Twitter.

Munguti, whose personal best for the 800m is a relatively modest 2min 06.21sec, is represented by Italian agent Gianni Demadonna, a former distinguished distance runner who finished second in the 1987 New York City Marathon.

She is the second African teenager in less than a month to be charged with doping by the AIU.

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