Sanctions

ADRVs

Icon of person holding up a card to show a ban from sport (like a yellow or red card in sport)Anti-Doping Rule Violations (ADRVs) are published in accordance with the World Anti-Doping Code. All international Athlete Support Personnel (ASP) currently serving a ban can be found in the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) Prohibited Association List.

Redacted sanctions listed on the UKAD website refer to ADRVs in which the Athlete/ASP/other person has served the sanction imposed (i.e. a four-year ban) and is now eligible to participate in sport. 

Sanctions

  • Filters
Name National Governing Body Sanction
Date of Violation
Start date of Sanction
End Date of Sanction
Competitor Violator
Rhys Webb
Rule Violated
Anti-Doping Rule Violations of the French Sports Code for Presence and Use of a Prohibited Substance
Sanction
Four-year ban
Sport
Rugby Union
NGB
The French Rugby Federation
Substance

Growth Hormone

Substance Class

S2. of the 2023 WADA Prohibited List as Peptide Hormones, Growth Factors, Related Substances and Mimetics

Action Taken

Athlete banned from all sport for a period of 18 four years from 21 August 2023 to 21 August 2027.

Decision on the AFLD website.

Results Management Authority
Agence française de lutte contre le dopage - AFLD
Date of Violation
Competitor Violator
Jade Jones
Rule Violated
ADR Article 2.3 Evading Sample collection; or refusing or failing to submit to Sample collection without compelling justification after notification by a duly authorised Person.
Sanction
No sanction
Sport
Taekwondo
NGB
GB Taekwondo
Action Taken

Ms Jones was found to bear No Fault or Negligence for her ADRV and the period of Ineligibility that would otherwise have been applied is therefore eliminated.

Results Management Authority
UK Anti-Doping - UKAD
Date of Violation
Start date of Sanction
End Date of Sanction
Competitor Violator
Christopher Wright
Rule Violated
2.1 | Presence of a Prohibited Substance or its Metabolites or Markers in an Athlete’s Sample;
2.2 | Use by an Athlete of a Prohibited Substance or a Prohibited Method.
Sanction
Nine-month ban
Sport
Cricket
NGB
English Cricket Board
Substance

Ostarine

Substance Class

S1.2 of the 2023 WADA Prohibited List as an Anabolic Agent

Action Taken

A period of Ineligibility of nine (9) months imposed (19 October 2023 – 18 July 2024 inclusive).

Results Management Authority
England and Wales Cricket Board
Date of Violation
Start date of Sanction
End Date of Sanction
Competitor Violator
Tom Curwen
Rule Violated
2.1 | Presence of a Prohibited Substance or its Metabolites or Markers in an Athlete’s Sample;
2.2 | Use or Attempted Use of a Prohibited Substance or Prohibited Method
Sanction
Eighteen-month ban
Sport
Rugby League
NGB
Rugby Football League - RFL
Substance

Amphetamine

Substance Class

S6A of the 2023 WADA Prohibited List as a Non-Specified Stimulant. 

Action Taken

Athlete banned from all sport for a period of 18 months from 6 April 2023 to 5 October 2024 inclusive.

Results Management Authority
UK Anti-Doping - UKAD
Date of Violation
Start date of Sanction
End Date of Sanction
Competitor Violator
Jack Little
Rule Violated
2.1 | Presence of a Prohibited Substance or its Metabolites or Markers in an Athlete’s Sample;
2.2 | Use or Attempted Use of a Prohibited Substance or Prohibited Method
Sanction
Two-year ban
Sport
Rugby Union
NGB
Welsh Rugby Union - WRU
Substance

Higenamine

Substance Class

Section S.3 Beta-2-Agonist

Action Taken

Athlete banned from all sport for a period of two years from 29 September 2023 to 28 September 2025 inclusive

Results Management Authority
UK Anti-Doping - UKAD
Date of Violation
Start date of Sanction
End Date of Sanction
Competitor Violator
Louis Walker
Rule Violated
Article 2.2 (Use or Attempted Use by an Athlete of a Prohibited Substance or a Prohibited Method) and Article 2.6 (Possession of a Prohibited Substance and/or a Prohibited Method by an Athlete or Athlete Support Person).
Sanction
Three-year ban
Sport
Triathlon
NGB
British Triathlon
Substance

Clenbuterol

Substance Class

Section 1.2 of the World Anti-Doping Agency (‘WADA’) 2023 Prohibited List as an Anabolic Agent.

Action Taken

Athlete to serve three (3) year period of Ineligibility

Results Management Authority
UK Anti-Doping - UKAD
Date of Violation
Start date of Sanction
End Date of Sanction
Competitor Violator
Krzysztof Glowacki
Rule Violated
Article 2.1 (Presence of a Prohibited Substance in an Athlete’s Sample) and 2.2 (Use or Attempted Use by an Athlete of a Prohibited Substance or Prohibited Method) of the 2021 UK Anti-Doping Rules (‘ADR’)
Sanction
Four-year ban
Sport
Boxing
NGB
British Boxing Board of Control - BBBoC
Substance

Boldenone

Substance Class

Anabolic androgenic steroid under S1 of the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) 2023 Prohibited List

Action Taken

Four-year ban

Results Management Authority
UK Anti-Doping - UKAD
Date of Violation
Start date of Sanction
End Date of Sanction
Competitor Violator
Harry Tyson-Wilson
Rule Violated
ADRVs contrary to Article 2.2 (Use or Attempted Use by an Athlete of a Prohibited Substance or Prohibited Method), and Article 2.6 (Possession of a Prohibited Substance and/or a Prohibited Method) of the 2015 UK Anti-Doping Rules (‘2015 ADR’).
Sanction
Three-year ban
Sport
Rugby League
NGB
Rugby Football League - RFL
Substance

Metandienone (Anabolic Androgenic Steroid)

Substance Class

S1(1) of the 2019 WADA Prohibited List

Action Taken

Three-year ban

Results Management Authority
UK Anti-Doping - UKAD
Date of Violation
Start date of Sanction
End Date of Sanction
Competitor Violator
Charley Bodman
Rule Violated
2.1 Presence of a Prohibited Substance or its Metabolites or Markers in an Athlete’s Sample
2.2 Use or Attempted Use of a Prohibited Substance or Prohibited Method
Sanction
Eighteen-month ban
Sport
Rugby League
NGB
Rugby Football League - RFL
Substance

Terbutaline 

Substance Class

Terbutaline is listed under Section 3 of the WADA’s 2022 Prohibited List as a Beta-2-Agonist.

Action Taken

A period of Ineligibility of eighteen months (18) is imposed, commencing on 26 May 2023 and expiring at midnight on 25 November 2024.

Results Management Authority
UK Anti-Doping - UKAD
Date of Violation
Start date of Sanction
End Date of Sanction
Competitor Violator
Redacted by Panel [1]
Rule Violated
2015 UK Anti-Doping Rule Violation: Possession of a Prohibited Substance
Sanction
Two-year ban
Sport
Rugby Union
NGB
Welsh Rugby Union - WRU
Substance

Testosterone

Action Taken

Two-year ban

Results Management Authority
UK Anti-Doping - UKAD
Date of Violation
Start date of Sanction
End Date of Sanction
Competitor Violator
Kaiden Carnell
Rule Violated
2021 ADR 2.1 | Presence of a Prohibited Substance
2021 ADR 2.2 | Use of a Prohibited Substance

Sanction
Three-year ban
Sport
Rugby Union
NGB
Welsh Rugby Union - WRU
Substance

Oxandrolone

Substance Class

S.1 - Anabolic Androgenic Steroid

Action Taken

A period of Ineligibility of three years (3) is imposed, commencing on 14 April 2023 and expiring at midnight on 13 April 2026.

Results Management Authority
UK Anti-Doping - UKAD
Date of Violation
Start date of Sanction
End Date of Sanction
Competitor Violator
Joshua Hicks
Rule Violated
2.1 (Presence of a Prohibited Substance or its Metabolites or Markers in an Athlete’s Sample)
2.2 (Use or Attempted Use of a Prohibited Substance or Prohibited Method) of the 2021 UK Anti-Doping Rules (ADR)
10.14.1 Prohibition against participation during a period of ineligibility
Sanction
Four-year ban
Sport
Rugby Union
NGB
Welsh Rugby Union - WRU
Substance

S4.1 of the WADA 2022 Prohibited List - Anastrozole; 
S4.2 of the WADA 2022 Prohibited List - Tamoxifen Metabolite, 3-hydroxy-4-methoxytamoxifen; 
S1.1 of the WADA 2022 Prohibited List - Drostanolone; and Drostanolone Metabolite, 3α-hydroxy-2α-methyl-5α-androstan-17-one.

 

Substance Class

Section S4.1, Section 4.2, and Section 1.1

Action Taken

Athlete banned from all sport for a period of 4 years from 16 December 2022 to 15 December 2026 inclusive. 

Athlete further banned from all sport for a period of 18 months from 16 December 2026 to 15 June 2028 for breaching original ban. 

Results Management Authority
UK Anti-Doping - UKAD
Date of Violation
Start date of Sanction
End Date of Sanction
Competitor Violator
Nathan Togun
Rule Violated
2015 ADR 2.5 | Tampering or Attempted Tampering;
2019 ADR 10.12.1 | Prohibition against participation during a period of ineligibility
Sanction
Nine-year ban
Sport
Bobsleigh
NGB
British Bobsleigh & Skeleton Association - BBSA
Substance

NA

Substance Class

NA

Action Taken

A further period of Ineligibility of nine (9) years is imposed (13 November 2022 – 12 November 2031 inclusive).

Results Management Authority
UK Anti-Doping - UKAD
Date of Violation
Start date of Sanction
End Date of Sanction
Competitor Violator
Kamil Sokolowski
Rule Violated
2021 UK Anti-Doping Rules

ADR Article 2.1 (Presence)

ADR Article 2.2 (Use)
Sanction
Three-year ban
Sport
Boxing
NGB
British Boxing Board of Control - BBBoC
Substance

Testosterone. 

Substance Class

Section 1.1 WADA 2022 Prohibited List | anabolic androgenic steroid

Action Taken

Athlete to serve three (3) year period of Ineligibility

Results Management Authority
UK Anti-Doping - UKAD
Date of Violation
Start date of Sanction
End Date of Sanction
Competitor Violator
Zolani Tete
Rule Violated
2021 UK Anti-Doping Rules

ADR Article 2.1 (Presence)

ADR Article 2.2 (Use)
Sanction
Four-year ban
Sport
Boxing
NGB
British Boxing Board of Control - BBBoC
Substance

Stanozolol

Substance Class

Section 1.1 WADA 2022 Prohibited List | anabolic androgenic steroid

Action Taken

Athlete to serve four (4) year period of Ineligibility

Results Management Authority
UK Anti-Doping - UKAD
Date of Violation
Start date of Sanction
End Date of Sanction
Competitor Violator
Ashleigh Hyndman
Rule Violated
2021 UK Anti-Doping Rules (ADR), for Presence of a Prohibited Substance or its Metabolites or Markers within an Athlete’s Sample, and Use of a Prohibited Substance.
Sanction
Four-year ban
Sport
Rugby Union
NGB
Welsh Rugby Union - WRU
Substance

GW1516

Substance Class

S4.4 of the 2022 World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) Prohibited List - Hormone and Metabolic Modulator

Action Taken

Mr Hyndman’s four-year ban was deemed to have commenced from the date of his Provisional Suspension on 10 June 2022 and will expire 23:59 on 9 June 2026. 

 

Results Management Authority
UK Anti-Doping - UKAD
Date of Violation
Start date of Sanction
End Date of Sanction
Competitor Violator
Rob Worrincy
Rule Violated
2.1 (Presence of a Prohibited Substance or its Metabolites or Markers in an Athlete’s Sample)
2.2 (Use or Attempted Use of a Prohibited Substance or Prohibited Method) of the 2021 UK Anti-Doping Rules (ADR)
Sanction
Three-year ban
Sport
Rugby League
NGB
Rugby Football League - RFL
Substance

Ostarine (enobosarm), ibutamoren and GW1516 Metabolites; GW1516-sulfoxide and GW1516-sulfone.

Action Taken

Three year ban

Results Management Authority
UK Anti-Doping - UKAD
Date of Violation
Start date of Sanction
End Date of Sanction
Competitor Violator
Ryan Snowden
Rule Violated
ADRVs pursuant to Article 2.1 (Presence of a Prohibited Substance or its Metabolites or Markers in an Athlete’s Sample) and 2.2 (Use or Attempted Use of a Prohibited Substance or Prohibited Method) of the 2021 UK Anti-Doping Rules (ADR),
Sanction
Three-year ban
Sport
Rugby League
NGB
Rugby Football League - RFL
Substance

Ostarine (enobosarm); Clenbuterol

Action Taken

A three-year ban commencing on 10 February 2023 ending at 23:59 on the 09 February 2026

Results Management Authority
UK Anti-Doping - UKAD
Date of Violation
Start date of Sanction
End Date of Sanction
Competitor Violator
Richard Freeman
Rule Violated
Article 2.6 of the 2009 UK Anti-Doping Rules (Possession of a Prohibited Substance and/or a Prohibited Method)

Article 2.5 of the 2015 UK Anti-Doping Rules (Tampering with any part of Doping Control)
Sanction
Four-year ban
Sport
Cycling
NGB
British Cycling - BC
Substance

Testosterone

Action Taken

A Four-year ban commencing on 22 December 2020 and will end at 23:59 on the 21 December 2024.

 

Results Management Authority
UK Anti-Doping - UKAD
Date of Violation
Start date of Sanction
End Date of Sanction
Competitor Violator
Craig Campbell
Rule Violated
2017/18 Scottish FA Anti-Doping Regulations:
Possession of a Prohibited Substance and Trafficking a Prohibited Substance.
Sanction
Four-year ban
Sport
Football
NGB
Scottish Football Association - SFA
Substance

Cocaine

Action Taken

Four-year ban

Date of Violation
Start date of Sanction
End Date of Sanction
Competitor Violator
Ashley Calvert
Rule Violated
Article 2.1 | Presence of a Prohibited Substance
Article 2.2 | Use of a Prohibited Substance
Sanction
Two year ban
Sport
Ice Hockey
NGB
Ice Hockey UK - IHUK
Substance

Morphine, oxycodone and oxymorphone

Substance Class

S7 of the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) 2021 Prohibited List

Action Taken

Athlete suspended for two-years from 10 August 2022 to at 23:59 on 9 August 2024 inclusive. 

Results Management Authority
UK Anti-Doping - UKAD
Date of Violation
Start date of Sanction
End Date of Sanction
Competitor Violator
Rowland Kaye
Rule Violated
2.1 | Presence of a Prohibited Substance or its Metabolites or Markers in an Athlete’s Sample
Sanction
Four year ban
Sport
Rugby League
NGB
Rugby Football League - RFL
Substance

Metabolite of oxymetholone and methasterone

Substance Class

S 1.1 of the WADA 2022 Prohibited List

Action Taken

Athlete suspended for 4 years from 4 March 2022 to 3 March 2026 inclusive.

Results Management Authority
UK Anti-Doping - UKAD
Date of Violation
Start date of Sanction
End Date of Sanction
Competitor Violator
Robert Oakley
Rule Violated
2.1 | Presence of a Prohibited Substance or its Metabolites or Markers in an Athlete’s Sample
2.2 | Use or Attempted Use by an Athlete of a Prohibited Substance or a Prohibited Method
Sanction
Three year ban
Sport
Rugby League
NGB
Rugby Football League - RFL
Substance

RAD140;
Ostarine (enobosarm);
LGD-4033 (ligandrol) and its Metabolite dihydroxy-LGD-4033; and
GW1516 Metabolites GW1516-sulfoxide and GW1516-sulfone.

Substance Class

S1.2 of the WADA 2022 Prohibited List as Anabolic Agents.

S4.4 of the WADA 2022 Prohibited List as a Hormone and Metabolic Modulator.

Action Taken

Athlete suspended for 3 years from 6 September 2022 to 5 September 2025 inclusive

Results Management Authority
UK Anti-Doping - UKAD
Date of Violation
Start date of Sanction
End Date of Sanction
Competitor Violator
Russell Spiers
Rule Violated
2.1 | Presence of a Prohibited Substance or its Metabolites or Markers in an Athlete’s Sample
2.2 | Use or Attempted Use by an Athlete of a Prohibited Substance or a Prohibited Method
Sanction
Three year ban
Sport
Rugby League
NGB
Rugby Football League - RFL
Substance

Boldenone and its Metabolite 17β-hydroxy-5β-androst-1-en-3-one. 

Substance Class

S1 of the 2022 WADA Prohibited List as an Anabolic Androgenic Steroid (‘AAS’)

Action Taken

Athlete suspended for 3 years from 26 August 2022 to 25 August 2025 inclusive

Results Management Authority
UK Anti-Doping - UKAD
Date of Violation
Start date of Sanction
End Date of Sanction
Competitor Violator
Callum Marriott
Rule Violated
2.1 | Presence of a Prohibited Substance or its Metabolites or Markers in an Athlete’s Sample
2.2 | Use or Attempted Use by an Athlete of a Prohibited Substance or a Prohibited Method
Sanction
Three year ban
Sport
Rugby League
NGB
Rugby Football League - RFL
Substance

Ostarine and metabolites of GW1516

Substance Class

Section S1.2 Anabolic Agent

Section S4.4 Metabolic Modulator

Action Taken

Athlete suspended for 3 years from 4 May 2022 to 3 May 2025 inclusive

Results Management Authority
UK Anti-Doping - UKAD

Sanctions

  • Filters
Name National Governing Body Sanction
Date of Violation
Start date of Sanction
End Date of Sanction
Competitor Violator
Redacted
Rule Violated
2.1| Presence of a Prohibited Substance or its Metabolites or Markers in an Athlete’s Sample
Sanction
Three-month ban
Sport
Rugby League
NGB
Rugby Football League - RFL
Substance

Benzoylecgonine, a Metabolite of cocaine

Methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA/“ecstasy”)

Tenamfetamine (methylenedioxyamfetamine)

Substance Class

Cocaine is listed under S6.A of the WADA 2023 Prohibited List as a Stimulant.

Methylenedioxymethamphetamine and Tenamfetamine is listed under S6.B of the 2023
WADA Prohibited List as a Stimulant. 

Action Taken

Athlete banned from all sport for a period of three-months.

Results Management Authority
UK Anti-Doping - UKAD
Date of Violation
Start date of Sanction
End Date of Sanction
Competitor Violator
Redacted
Rule Violated
2021 ADR Article 2.1 (Presence of a Prohibited Substance or its Metabolites or Markers in an Athletes Sample)
Sanction
Three-month ban
Sport
Rugby League
NGB
Rugby Football League - RFL
Substance

Cocaine and its Metabolite, benzoylecgonine

Substance Class

S6A of the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) 2023 Prohibited List (stimulant)

Action Taken

Three-month ban

Results Management Authority
UK Anti-Doping - UKAD
Date of Violation
Start date of Sanction
End Date of Sanction
Competitor Violator
Redacted
Rule Violated
Article 2.1 Presence of a Prohibited Substance or its Metabolites or Markers in an Athlete’s Sample
Article 2.2 Use of a Prohibited Substance or Method

Sanction
Three-month ban
Sport
Rugby Union
NGB
Rugby Football Union - RFU
Substance

Cocaine

Substance Class

Section S6A 

Action Taken

Three month ban (period of Ineligibility was lifted on 28 September 2023, on the basis that the player had already served the maximum three-month period of Ineligibility applicable to his case)

 

 

Results Management Authority
Rugby Football Union - RFU
Date of Violation
Start date of Sanction
End Date of Sanction
Competitor Violator
Redacted
Rule Violated
Article 2.1 presence of a Prohibited Substance or its Metabolites or Markers in an Athletes Sample
Sanction
1 month ban
Sport
Rugby League
NGB
Rugby Football League - RFL
Substance

Cocaine

Substance Class

Section S6A

Action Taken

One-month ban from all sport following an Anti-Doping Rule Violation (ADRV) for the presence of a Prohibited Substance. 

Results Management Authority
UK Anti-Doping - UKAD
Date of Violation
Start date of Sanction
End Date of Sanction
Competitor Violator
Redacted
Rule Violated
Article 2.1 presence of a Prohibited Substance or its Metabolites or Markers in an Athletes Sample.
Sanction
1 month ban
Sport
Rugby League
NGB
Rugby Football League - RFL
Substance

Cocaine

Substance Class

Section S6A 

Action Taken

One-month ban from all sport following an Anti-Doping Rule Violation (ADRV) for the presence of a Prohibited Substance. 

Results Management Authority
UK Anti-Doping - UKAD
Date of Violation
Start date of Sanction
End Date of Sanction
Competitor Violator
Redacted
Rule Violated
2.1 | Presence of a Prohibited Substance or its Metabolites or Markers in an Athlete’s Sample
2.2 | Use or Attempted Use of a Prohibited Substance or Prohibited Method
Sanction
Two-year ban
Sport
Rugby Union
NGB
Welsh Rugby Union - WRU
Substance

Amfetamine 

Substance Class

Section S.6A Stimulant

Action Taken

Athlete banned from all sport for a period of 2 years from 14 June 2022 to 13 June 2024 inclusive

Results Management Authority
UK Anti-Doping - UKAD
Date of Violation
Start date of Sanction
End Date of Sanction
Competitor Violator
Redacted
Rule Violated
2015 and 2019 ADR 10.12.1 | Prohibition against participation during a period of ineligibility
Sanction
Eighteen month ban
Sport
Ice Hockey
NGB
Ice Hockey UK - IHUK
Action Taken

A further period of Ineligibility of eighteen (18) months is imposed (17 June 2022 – 16 December 2023 inclusive).

Results Management Authority
UK Anti-Doping - UKAD
Date of Violation
Start date of Sanction
End Date of Sanction
Competitor Violator
Redacted
Rule Violated
2.1 | Presence of a Prohibited Substance or its Metabolites or Markers in an Athlete’s Sample
2.2 | Use or Attempted Use by an Athlete of a Prohibited Substance or a Prohibited Method
Sanction
Two year ban
Sport
Boxing
NGB
British Boxing Board of Control - BBBoC
Substance

Ostarine

Substance Class

S1.2 of the WADA 2022 Prohibited List as Anabolic Agents.

Action Taken

Athlete suspended for 2 years from 6 April 2022 to 5 April 2024 inclusive.

Disqualification of redacted’s result from the bout against redacted on 19 February 2022.

Results Management Authority
UK Anti-Doping - UKAD
Date of Violation
Start date of Sanction
End Date of Sanction
Competitor Violator
Redacted
Rule Violated
2.1 | Presence of a Prohibited Substance or its Metabolites or Markers in an Athlete’s Sample
Sanction
Three month ban
Sport
Rugby League
NGB
Rugby Football League - RFL
Substance

Benzoylecgonine, a metabolite of cocaine.

Substance Class

Section S6.A Stimulant

Action Taken

A period of Ineligibility of three (3) months is imposed. However, redacted is afforded credit for the time he has spent provisionally suspended. His period of Ineligibility is therefore deemed to expire at midnight on 30 January 2023.

Cocaine is listed under section S6A of the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) 2022 Prohibited List as a stimulant. It is a non-specified substance that is prohibited In-Competition only. The 2022 Prohibited List also identifies cocaine as a ‘Substance of Abuse’.

The UK Anti-Doping Rules (ADR), which implement the 2021 World Anti-Doping Code for sports in the UK, set out specific rules on how ADRVs related to Substances of Abuse should be managed. Shorter bans of three months are available for such substances when found In-Competition, if their ingestion takes place Out-of-Competition and in a context unrelated to sport performance.

Results Management Authority
UK Anti-Doping - UKAD
Date of Violation
Start date of Sanction
End Date of Sanction
Competitor Violator
Redacted
Rule Violated
2.1 | Presence of a Prohibited Substance or its Metabolites or Markers in an Athlete’s Sample.
Sanction
Three month ban
Sport
Rugby Union
NGB
United Rugby Championship
Substance

Cocaine

Substance Class

S6A of the WADA 2022 Prohibited List as a stimulant

Action Taken

Athlete suspended for 3 months from 31 May 2022 to 31 August 2022

Results Management Authority
UK Anti-Doping - UKAD
Date of Violation
Start date of Sanction
End Date of Sanction
Competitor Violator
Redacted
Rule Violated
2.1 | Presence of a Prohibited Substance or its Metabolites or Markers in an Athlete’s Sample
Sanction
Three month ban
Sport
Rugby Union
NGB
Rugby Football Union - RFU
Substance

Cocaine

Substance Class

Section S6.A Stimulant

Action Taken

Athlete suspended for 3-months from 10 June 2022 to 9 September 2022 inclusive

Results Management Authority
UK Anti-Doping - UKAD
Date of Violation
Start date of Sanction
End Date of Sanction
Competitor Violator
Redacted
Rule Violated
2015 ADR Article 2.7 | Trafficking or Attempted Trafficking in any Prohibited Substance or Prohibited Method.
Sanction
Three-year ban
Sport
Boxing
NGB
British Boxing Board of Control - BBBoC
Substance

Cannabis

Substance Class

S8 Cannabinoids (under the 2018 WADA Prohibited List)

Action Taken

A period of ineligibility of 3-years is imposed, however redacted's period of ineligibility is deemed to have commenced on 15 April 2018 pursuant to 2021 ADR Article 10.13.1 and is therefore deemed served as at the date of the Issued Decision (dated 25 October 2022)

Results Management Authority
UK Anti-Doping - UKAD
Date of Violation
Start date of Sanction
End Date of Sanction
Competitor Violator
Redacted
Rule Violated
2.1 | Presence of a Prohibited Substance or its Metabolites or Markers in an Athlete’s Sample
Sanction
Three-month ban
Sport
Rugby Union
NGB
Welsh Rugby Union - WRU
Substance

Benzoylecgonine, a metabolite of cocaine

Action Taken

A period of Ineligibility of three (3) months is imposed. However, redacted is afforded credit for the time he spent provisionally suspended. Their period of Ineligibility is therefore deemed served and they have been fully eligible to participate in sport since 25 August 2022.

Results Management Authority
UK Anti-Doping - UKAD
Date of Violation
Start date of Sanction
End Date of Sanction
Competitor Violator
Redacted
Rule Violated
ADR Articles 2.2 (Use or Attempted Use by an Athlete of a Prohibited Substance or a Prohibited Method) and ADR Article 2.6 (Possession of a Prohibited Substance and/or a Prohibited Method)
Sanction
Four-year ban
Sport
Cycling
NGB
Cycling Time Trials - CTT
Substance
  • Testosterone
  • Furosemide
  • Amiloride
  • Clenbuterol
Action Taken

The National Anti-Doping Panel imposed a four-year ban, which is deemed to have commenced on 24 June 2020 (the date redacted was provisionally suspended) and will expire at 23:59 on 23 June 2024. 

Redacted's previous cycling time trial race results on 8 September 2018, 27 April 2019 and 11 May 2019 were disqualified.

Results Management Authority
UK Anti-Doping - UKAD
Date of Violation
Start date of Sanction
End Date of Sanction
Competitor Violator
Redacted
Rule Violated
ADRV Article 2.1 Presence of a Prohibited Substance or its Metabolites or Markers in an Athlete’s Sample
Sanction
One-month ban
Sport
Ice Hockey
NGB
Ice Hockey UK - IHUK
Substance

Benzoylecgonine (metabolite of cocaine)

Substance Class

Stimulant under Section S6.A of the 2022 WADA Prohibited List and one of four 'Substances of Abuse'.

Non-Specified Substance prohibited In-Competition only.

Action Taken

Athlete has established ingestion or Use occurred Out-of-Competition and has satisfactorily completed a Substance of Abuse treatment program approved by UKAD.

A period of Ineligibility of one (1) month (23 May 2022 – Sunday 26 June 2022)

Results Management Authority
UK Anti-Doping - UKAD
Date of Violation
Start date of Sanction
End Date of Sanction
Competitor Violator
Redacted
Rule Violated
2.1 | Presence of a Prohibited Substance or its Metabolites or Markers in an Athlete’s Sample;
2.2 | Use or Attempted Use by an Athlete of a Prohibited Substance or a Prohibited Method.
Sanction
Three-month ban
Sport
Ice Hockey
NGB
Ice Hockey UK - IHUK
Substance

Δ9-tetrahydrocannabinol (‘THC’)

Substance Class

S8 Cannabinoid

Action Taken

A period of Ineligibility of three (3) months (21 June 2022 – 11:59 on Wednesday 21 September 2022)

Results Management Authority
UK Anti-Doping - UKAD
Date of Violation
Start date of Sanction
End Date of Sanction
Competitor Violator
Redacted
Rule Violated
(ECB Anti-Doping Rules) 2.1 | The presence of a Prohibited Substance or its Metabolites or Markers in a Cricketer’s Sample;
2.2 | Use or Attempted Use by a Cricketer of a Prohibited Substance or a Prohibited Method.
Sanction
Six-month ban
Sport
Cricket
NGB
English Cricket Board
Substance

Terbutaline

Substance Class

Section 3 Beta-2-Agonist

Action Taken

Period of Ineligibility of 6 months commencing on 8 January 2022 until 23.59 on 07 July 2022

Results Management Authority
UK Anti-Doping - UKAD
Date of Violation
Start date of Sanction
End Date of Sanction
Competitor Violator
Redacted
Rule Violated
FA Anti-Doping Regulation (FAADR) 3 | Presence of a Prohibited Substance or any of its Metabolites or Markers in a Player’s Sample; and FA Anti-Doping Regulation 4 | Use / Attempted Use of a Prohibited Substance or a Prohibited Method.
Sanction
Nine-month ban
Sport
Football
NGB
The Football Association - The FA
Substance

Canrenone

Substance Class

Section S5 Diuretics and Masking Agents

Action Taken

Athlete suspended for nine months from 18 January 2022 to 17 October 2022 inclusive.

Results Management Authority
The Football Association – The FA
Date of Violation
Start date of Sanction
End Date of Sanction
Competitor Violator
Redacted
Rule Violated
UK Anti-Doping Rule Article 2.1 (The Presence of a Prohibited Substance or its Metabolites or Markers in an Athlete’s Sample)
Sanction
One-month ban
Sport
Rugby League
NGB
Rugby Football League - RFL
Substance

Benzoylecgonine, a metabolite of cocaine.

Substance Class

Section S6.A Stimulant

Action Taken

A period of Ineligibility of one (1) month is imposed. However, Redacted is afforded credit for the time they spent provisionally suspended. Their period of Ineligibility is therefore deemed served and they have been fully eligible to participate in sport since receiving the decision on 14 January 2022.

Results Management Authority
UK Anti-Doping - UKAD
Date of Violation
Start date of Sanction
End Date of Sanction
Competitor Violator
Redacted
Rule Violated
2009 UK Anti-Doping Rule Article 2.1 (The presence of a Prohibited Substance or its Metabolites or Markers in an Athlete’s Sample) and Article 2.2 (Use or Attempted by an Athlete of a Prohibited Substance or a Prohibited Method).
Sanction
Two-year ban
Sport
Rugby League
NGB
Rugby Football League - RFL
Substance

Growth Hormone Releasing Peptide-6 (‘GHRP-6’) and its metabolite GHRP-6 (2-5) free acid.

Substance Class

S2 of the WADA 2014 Prohibited List under Peptides Hormones, Growth Factors and Related Substances.

Action Taken

Athlete suspended for two years from 30 April 2021 to 29 April 2023 inclusive.

Results Management Authority
UK Anti-Doping - UKAD
Date of Violation
Start date of Sanction
End Date of Sanction
Competitor Violator
Redacted
Rule Violated
UK Anti-Doping Rule Article 2.1 (Presence of a Prohibited Substance) and Article 2.2 (Use of a Prohibited Substance)
Sanction
Three-year ban
Sport
Cycling
NGB
British Cycling - BC
Substance

Ostarine

Substance Class

S1.2 Other Anabolic Agents

Results Management Authority
UK Anti-Doping - UKAD
Date of Violation
Start date of Sanction
End Date of Sanction
Competitor Violator
Redacted
Rule Violated
UK Anti-Doping Rules Article 2.1 (Presence of a Prohibited Substance)
Sanction
Four-year ban
Sport
Rugby Union
NGB
Welsh Rugby Union - WRU
Substance

Boldenone

Substance Class

S1.1 Anabolic Androgenic Steroids

Results Management Authority
UK Anti-Doping - UKAD
Date of Violation
Start date of Sanction
End Date of Sanction
Competitor Violator
Redacted
Rule Violated
Presence
Sanction
Two-year ban
Sport
Rugby Union
NGB
Fédération Française de Rugby - FFR
Substance

Ligandrol

Substance Class

S1.2 Other Anabolic Agents

Action Taken

Two-year ban

Results Management Authority
Agence française de lutte contre le dopage - AFLD
Date of Violation
Start date of Sanction
End Date of Sanction
Competitor Violator
Redacted
Rule Violated
Presence
Sanction
Two-year ban
Sport
Futsal
NGB
The Football Association - The FA
Substance

Tamoxifen

Substance Class

S4.2 Hormone and Metabolic Modulators

Action Taken

Two-year ban (imposed by UEFA)

Results Management Authority
Union of European Football Associations - UEFA
Date of Violation
Start date of Sanction
End Date of Sanction
Competitor Violator
Redacted
Rule Violated
UK Anti-Doping Rules Article 2.2 | Use by an Athlete of a Prohibited Substance
Sanction
Four-year ban
Sport
Rugby Union
NGB
Welsh Rugby Union - WRU
Substance

Clenbuterol

Substance Class

S1.2 Other Anabolic Agents

Results Management Authority
UK Anti-Doping - UKAD