Athletes Currently Serving a Ban

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Name of
Athlete
SportSubstanceRule ViolatedSanctioning BodySanctionDisciplinary DecisionAppeal Decision
Charlton AbelaRowing (Regatta)CocainePresence of a prohibited substance or its metabolites or markers in an athlete's sampleNADOMALTA4 years ineligibility (From 6th November 2015 till 5th November 2019; Eligible from 6th November 2019)Click here to see documentClick here to see document
Gordon DimitriRowing (Regatta)Cocaine, Drostanolone, Nandrolone Presence of a prohibited substance or its metabolites or markers in an athlete's sampleNADOMALTA4 years ineligibility (From 6th November 2015 till 5th November 2019; Eligible from 6th November 2019)Click here to see document
Clyde CutajarRowing (Regatta)Nandrolone Presence of a prohibited substance or its metabolites or markers in an athlete's sampleNADOMALTA4 years ineligibility (From 6th November 2015 till 5th November 2019; Eligible from 6th November 2019)Click here to see document
Mario AzzopardiRowing (Regatta)Nandrolone Presence of a prohibited substance or its metabolites or markers in an athlete's sampleNADOMALTA4 years ineligibility (From 6th November 2015 till 5th November 2019; Eligible from 6th November 2019)Click here to see document
Dusty CassarRowing (Regatta)Boldenone Presence of a prohibited substance or its metabolites or markers in an athlete's sampleNADOMALTA4 years ineligibility (From 23rd December 2015 till 22nd December 2019; Eligible from 23rd December 2019)Click here to see document
Nur NafuriBoxingΔ9-tetrahydrocannabinolPresence of a prohibited substance or its metabolites or markers in an athlete's sampleNADOMALTA4 years ineligibility (From 26th October 2015 till 25th October 2019; Eligible from 26th October 2019)Click here to see document
Ian ZammitFootballBenzoylecgoninePresence of a prohibited substance or its metabolites or markers in an athlete's sampleMalta Football Association4 years ineligibility (From 16th November 2016 till 15th November 2020; Eligible from 16th November 2020)Click here to see document
Scott DixonBoxingEvading, Refusing or Failing to Submit to Sample CollectionNADOMALTA4 years ineligibility (From 14th March 2016 till 13th March 2020; Eligible from 14th March 2020)Click here to see document
Kevin MooreAthleticsi. 1,3-Dimethylbutylamine
ii. Methylhexaneamine
iii. Tamoxifen metabolite
Presence of a prohibited substance or its metabolites or markers in an athlete's sampleNADOMALTA4 years ineligibility upon appeal (reducing the time the athlete was on provisional suspension - from no sanction (From 12th June 2017 till 26th October 2020; Eligible from 27th October 2020)Click here to see documentClick here to see document
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
Darko MitrovicVolleyballi. MDMA, MDA (metabolite)
ii. Carboxy-THC
Presence of a prohibited substance or its metabolites or markers in an athlete's sampleNADOMALTA2 years ineligibility (From 20th March 2018 till 19th March 2020; Eligible from 20th March 2020)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
Dylon MulaBoxingEvading, Refusing or Failing to Submit to Sample CollectionNADOMALTA2 years ineligibility - Reduced from 4 years upon appeal (From 17th October 2018 till 16th October 2020; Eligible from 17th October 2020)Click here to see documentClick here to see document
Joseph PaceRowing (Regatta)Carboxy-THCPresence of a prohibited substance or its metabolites or markers in an athlete's sampleNADOMALTA2 years ineligibility (From 30th September 2018 till 29th September 2020; Eligible from 30th September 2020)Click here to see document
Brandon BartoloBoxing4-Methylhexan-2-aminePresence of a prohibited substance or its metabolites or markers in an athlete's sampleNADOMALTA2 years ineligibility (From 26th October 2018 till 25th October 2020; Eligible from 26th October 2020)Click here to see document
Kurt ButtersJudoCarboxy-THCPresence of a prohibited substance or its metabolites or markers in an athlete's sampleNADOMALTA1 year ineligibility (From 30th January 2019 till 29th January 2020; Eligible from 30th January 2020 )Click 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
Gianluca CalabrettaFootballBenzoylecgoninePresence of a prohibited substance or its metabolites or markers in an athlete's sampleMalta Football Association2 years ineligibility (From 14th January 2019 till 13th January 2021; Eligible from 14th January 2021)Click here to see document
Shamison ZammitFootballTetrahydrocannabinolPresence of a prohibited substance or its metabolites or markers in an athlete's sampleMalta Football Association1 year ineligibility (From 4th December 2018 till 3rd December 2019; Eligible from 4th December 2019)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

 

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