FINA Announces Three Doping Violation Decisions

LAUSANNE, Switzerland, November 12. IN the past few days, FINA has announced three doping violation decisions on its web site:

Doping Offence – Juan Guillermo Uran (COL)
On June 26, 2010, the diver Juan Guillermo Uran (COL) was tested positive to the substance Cocaine (Class S6. Stimulants) following a doping control test conducted with the occasion of a diving competition in Cartagena, Colombia.

The Federación Colombiana de Natación imposed a sanction of 2 years' ineligibility on the athlete which began on June 26, 2010.

FINA Doping Panel Decision – Maxim Shcherbakov (RUS)
On November 5th, 2010, the FINA Doping Panel held a hearing in regard to the case of Mr. Maxim Shcherbakov (RUS) for alleged violation of FINA DC Rule 2.4 – a combination of three filing failures within an eighteen-month period.

The FINA Doping Panel, after judging the personal circumstances of the athlete, has decided according to FINA Rules DC 10.3.3 a period of one (1) year ineligibility, starting on 5th November 2010.

FINA Doping Panel Decision – Nuria Diosdado (MEX)
The FINA Doping Panel has decided that Ms. Nuria Diosdado (MEX) shall be ineligible for one (1) year after the violation of the FINA Rules DC 2.1.

The suspension is commencing from 8th September 2010. All competitive results obtained by the swimmer from 25th July 2010 shall be disqualified with all of the resulting consequences including forfeiture of any medals, points and prizes.

The athlete was tested positive to the substance Clenbuterol (Class 1.2 Other Anabolic Agents) with the occasion of the XXI Juegos Deportivos Centroamericanos y del Caribe held in Mayaguez

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