Commonwealth Games: Two Indian athletes suspended after needles found in rooms

Commonwealth Games: Two Indian athletes suspended after needles found in rooms

Posted April 13, 2018 11:06:36 Two Indian competitors have been kicked out of the Commonwealth Games athletes’ village for breaching a “no-needles” policy. Games officials said race walker Irfan Kolothum Thodi and triple jumper Rakesh Babu were found to have syringes in their rooms in the athletes’ village. The Commonwealth …

Commonwealth Games bosses to question team over needles found at Gold Coast athletes village

Commonwealth Games bosses to question team over needles found at Gold Coast athletes village

Updated April 02, 2018 12:17:12 Photo: The needles and syringes were found on the weekend. (Flickr.com: Zaldylmg (CC-BY-2.0)) Commonwealth Games chiefs have summoned a competing nation to an official meeting over a “clear breach” of the Games’ no-needle policy. The Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) today confirmed the breach after following …