MONACO — Olympic hurdles champion Brianna Rollins-McNeal has been provisionally suspended for a doping guidelines violation, the Athletics Integrity Unit mentioned Thursday.
Rollins-McNeal received gold within the 100-meter hurdles on the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympics. The 29-year-old American was additionally world champion in 2013.
The AIU said it charged Rollins-McNeal with “tampering throughout the outcomes administration course of,” however didn’t specify particulars of the case.
The AIU cited a piece within the World Anti-Doping Code that covers “conduct which subverts the doping management course of.”
The code provides one instance as “altering identification numbers on a doping management kind throughout testing.”
Rollins-McNeal is the fourth quickest lady in historical past in her occasion. She clocked 12.26 seconds on the U.S. nationwide championships.