Another Jamaican Sprinter Tests Positive for Banned Substance

One of Jamaica’s most recognizable athletes, Veronica Campbell-Brown has tested positive for the presence of  a banned substance.

The  print star’s A sample tested positive for a diuretic, which acts as a masking agent, at the Jamaica Invitational meet on May 4, The Gleaner reported on Friday. Diuretics promote excessive release of fluids from the body primarily through urination, decreasing the ability to detect performance enhancement drugs. Veronica Campbell Brown banned substance

The B sample result was confirmed on Friday, the newspaper also reported.

  

The International Association of Athletic Federations (IAAF) is expected to rule on the finding by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) early next week.

Campbell-Brown was signed as one of the headliners for the EITC, scheduled for June 29 at Foote Field.

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Aretha Cole
7 years ago

kmt

Glen Donegan
7 years ago

NO! Not VCB. I’ve lost all faith… who will be next?

Deltoria Cox
7 years ago

What ever

Mitchell Sandra
7 years ago

This cannot be true kmt

Carol Walcott
7 years ago

something must have gone wrong I’ll wait and see.

Carlton Hylton
7 years ago

no no no.

Delroy Baugh
7 years ago

They found a so called masking agent ‘D.

Amanda-Jade Channer
7 years ago

Very unfortunate to hear this happened, hopefully she’s okay.

Rosewell Johnson
7 years ago

Something really gone wrong

Carol Walcott
5 years ago

something must have gone wrong I’ll wait and see.

Amanda-Jade Channer
5 years ago

Very unfortunate to hear this happened, hopefully she’s okay.

Amanda-Jade Channer
5 years ago

Very unfortunate to hear this happened, hopefully she’s okay.

Delroy Baugh
5 years ago

They found a so called masking agent ‘D.

Delroy Baugh
5 years ago

They found a so called masking agent ‘D.

Glen Donegan
5 years ago

NO! Not VCB. I’ve lost all faith… who will be next?

Glen Donegan
5 years ago

NO! Not VCB. I’ve lost all faith… who will be next?

Mitchell Sandra
5 years ago

This cannot be true kmt

Mitchell Sandra
5 years ago

This cannot be true kmt

Deltoria Cox
5 years ago

What ever

Deltoria Cox
5 years ago

What ever

Carlton Hylton
5 years ago

no no no.

Carlton Hylton
5 years ago

no no no.

Aretha Cole
5 years ago

kmt

Aretha Cole
5 years ago

kmt

Rosewell Johnson
5 years ago

Something really gone wrong

Rosewell Johnson
5 years ago

Something really gone wrong