Athletics: Rodgers fails drug test

His agent Tony Campbell said the 26-year-old had mistakenly drunk an energy drink which contained the stimulant.


Agencies August 14, 2011

NEW YORK: Former US 100m champion Mike Rodgers has tested positive for a banned stimulant, his agent said. Rodgers, the fourth fastest man in the world this year, is now a doubtful starter for the World Championships in South Korea. His agent Tony Campbell said the 26-year-old had mistakenly drunk an energy drink which contained the stimulant.

Published in The Express Tribune, August 15th, 2011.

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