27 Apr '16, 8pm

#WADA reveals 6 golfers were sanctioned for doping in 2014:

#WADA reveals 6 golfers were sanctioned for doping in 2014:

The World Anti-Doping Agency released its second annual 2014 Anti-Doping Rule Violations Report on Wednesday, revealing a total of six violations from International Golf Federation-sanctioned events around the world. Golfers from France, Italy, South Korea and South Africa were sanctioned for unspecified violations of World Anti-Doping Code, of which the IGF, the organization recognized by the International Olympic Committee as the official world governing body for golf, is a signatory. The PGA Tour, it should be noted, does not fall under WADA's mandate, so none of those samples could have originated from Tour-administered tests. Italy was the biggest offender, with three golfers sanctioned, two of whom tested positive for a prohibited substance and a third who was caught through non-analytical means. WADA spokesman Ben Nichols said those numbers reflect a shift in the or...

Full article: http://www.golf.com/tour-and-news/wada-report-reveals-6-g...

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