Selsouli to miss London Games after failed drugs test
July 26 , 2012
Moroccan 1500 meter runner Mariem Alaoui Selsouli has failed a drugs test and will miss out on taking part in the 2012 Olympics.
Selsouli, who won the silver medal at this year's World Indoor Championships, tested positive for a banned diuretic in a sample taken in Paris earlier this month.
Selsouli, 28, has been banned for doping before and now faces a lifetime ban.
A total of 71,649 tests have been carried out worldwide by the World Anti Doping Agency in the six months leading up to July 19, with 107 athletes sanctioned.