Notification of Anti-Doping Rule Violations at Indonesia 2018 Asian Para Games

Notification of Anti-Doping Rule Violations at Indonesia 2018 Asian Para Games

29 July 2019

The Asian Paralympic Committee (APC) has announced that the results of Uzbek athletes, Judoka Mirzaev Nurbek and Para-athlete Abdullaeva Kamolakhon at the Indonesia 2018 Asian Para Games have been disqualified for Anti-Doping Rule Violations.

Mirzaev Nurbek returned an adverse analytical finding for 19-Norandrosterone of exogenous origin in his urine sample provided on 9 October 2018 during the Indonesia 2018 Asian Para Games.

19-Norandrosterone of exogenous origin is included on the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) 2017 Prohibited List under the Anabolic Agents category and is consequently prohibited under the IPC Anti-Doping Code and APC Anti-Doping Rules.

A hearing took place on 24 April 2019 and the Disciplinary Panel concluded that Mirzaev Nurbek had committed an Anti-Doping Rule Violation.

In accordance with the APC Anti-Doping Rules, the result of Mirzaev Nurbek in Judo Men’s 81kg event at the Jakarta 2018 Asian Para Games was disqualified with all the resulting consequences including forfeiture of the gold medal.

The official result of Men’s 81kg was revised as follows:

Gold: Lee Jungmin (KOR)

Bronze: Jafari Seyed Omid (IRI)

Bronze: Kitazono Aramitsu (JPN)

Abdullaeva Kamolakhon who competed in Women’s Long Jump T45/46/47 returned an adverse analytical finding for the presence of Methasterone in her urine sample provided on 8 October 2018 at the Indonesia 2018 Asian Para Games.

Methasterone is included on the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) Prohibited List under the Anabolic Agents category and is consequently prohibited under the IPC Anti-Doping Code and APC Anti-Doping Rules.

A hearing took place on 24 April 2019 and the Disciplinary Panel concluded that Abdullaeva Kamolakhon had committed an Anti-Doping Rule Violation.

In accordance with the APC Anti-Doping Rules, the result of Abdullaeva Kamolakhon in the Women’s Long Jump T45/46/47 event at the Jakarta 2018 Asian Para Games was disqualified with all the resulting consequences including forfeiture of the gold medal.

The official result of the Women’s Long Jump T45/46/47 was revised as follows:

Gold: Lallwala Palliyagurunnans Amara Indumathi Karunathi (SRI)

Silver: Bornaki Zahra (IRI)

Bronze: Dissanayaka Mudiyanselage Kumudu Priyanka (SRI)

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