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IWF – DAGOC doping controls covered almost 50% of the weightlifting athletes who participated in Doha, Asian Games.
The contracted WADA Accredited Laboratory reported 4 adverse analytical findings (positive cases) and the Olympic Council of Asia carried out the result management accordingly.
All 4 athletes accepted the result of the A sample analysis and waived their right for the analysis of the B sample. Therefore they received a 2 years suspension according to the IWF Anti Doping Code.

The athletes sanctioned are as follows:
Oo Mya Sanda, 75 kg (MYA)
Kyi Kyi Than 48 kg (MYA)
Elmira Ramieva 69 kg (UZB)
Alexander Urinov 105 kg (UZB)