Athletes Currently Serving a Ban

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Name of
Athlete
SportSubstanceRule ViolatedSanctioning BodySanctionDisciplinary DecisionAppeal Decision
Keith GaleaTriathloni. Stanozolol
ii. hCG
Presence of a prohibited substance or its metabolites or markers in an athlete's sampleNADOMALTA4 years ineligibility (From 14th July 2017 till 13th July 2021; Eligible from 14th July 2021)Click here to see document
Frankie BorgBoxingi. Prednisone
ii. Prednisolone
iii. Mesterolone metabolite
iv. Fluoxymesterone and a metabolite
Presence of a prohibited substance or its metabolites or markers in an athlete's sampleNADOMALTA4 years ineligibility (From 24th August 2018 till 23rd August 2022; Eligible from 24th August 2022)Click here to see document
Josiah VellaBoxingClenbuterolPresence of a prohibited substance or its metabolites or markers in an athlete's sampleNADOMALTA3 years ineligibility - Reduced from 4 years upon appeal (From 17th October 2018 till 16th October 2021; Eligible from 17th October 2021)Click here to see documentClick here to see document
Vitaly MolotkoffWeightliftingMeldoniumPresence of a prohibited substance or its metabolites or markers in an athlete's sampleNADOMALTA4 years ineligibility (From 9th February 2019 till 8th February 2023; Eligible from 9th February 2023)Click here to see document
Ayrton Agius DifesaPowerliftingClenbuterolPresence of a prohibited substance or its metabolites or markers in an athlete's sampleNADOMALTA4 years ineligibility (From 23rd March 2019 till 22nd March 2023; Eligible from 23rd March 2023)Click here to see document
Danny KabeyaFootballBenzoylecgoninePresence of a prohibited substance or its metabolites or markers in an athlete's sampleMalta Football Association4 years ineligibility (From 14th January 2019 till 13th January 2023; Eligible from 14th January 2023)Click here to see document
Jason MifsudFutsalCocaine metabolitePresence of a prohibited substance or its metabolites or markers in an athlete's sampleNADOMALTA4 years ineligibility (From 8th March 2019 till 7th March 2023; Eligible from 8th March 2023)Click here to see document
Isabel GrechVolleyballEvading sample collection, or without compelling justification, refusing or failing to submit to sample
collection after notification
NADOMALTA4 years ineligibility (From 3rd February 2020 till 2nd February 2024; Eligible from 3rd February 2024). Sanction confirmed on appeal.Click here to see documentClick here to see document
Alwyn CassarPowerliftingTestosterone or Testosterone ProhormonesPresence of a prohibited substance or its metabolites or markers in an athlete's sampleNADOMALTA4 years ineligibility (From 30th May 2019 till 29th May 2023; Eligible from 30th May 2023)Click here to see documentClick here to see document
Charlton AbelaRowingDrostanolonePresence of a prohibited substance or its metabolites or markers in an athlete's sampleNADOMALTA8 years ineligibility (From 9th October 2020 till 8th October 2028; Eligible from 9th October 2028)Click here to see document
Aldo PolidanoBadmintonIndapamidePresence of a prohibited substance or its metabolites or markers in an athlete's sampleNADOMALTA2 years ineligibility (From 19th January 2021 till 18th January 2023; Eligible from 19th January 2023)Click here to see document
Simon Baldacchino BarthetHockeyCocainePresence of a prohibited substance or its metabolites or markers in an athlete's sampleNADOMALTA2 years ineligibility (From 24th November 2020 till 23rd November 2022; Eligible from 24th November 2022)Click here to see document
Steve MartinBoxingi. 4-Methyl-2-Hexaneamine
ii. 2-Amino-6-Methylheptane and its metabolite Heptaminol
Presence of a prohibited substance or its metabolites or markers in an athlete's sampleNADOITALIA4 years ineligibility (From 15th July 2019 till 14th May 2023 Eligible from 15th May 2023)Click here to see document

 

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