Wrestler Narsingh Yadav’s Rio Olympics Campaign Hits Roadblock Again



  • Narsingh was given consent by NADA to go to Rio on August 2
  • Narsingh is India's exclusive passage in 64-kg free-form wrestling
  • Narsingh's listening ability will be directed on August 18

Narsingh Yadav's National Anti-Doping Agency clean chit is being audited by the World Anti-Doping Agency in Rio. Narsingh is India's lone section in the 64-kg free-form classification in the Summer Games.

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WADA has taken Narsingh to the Court of Arbitration for Sports (CAS). There will be a hearing on August 18, precisely a day prior Narsingh starts his Rio battle. It has put Narsingh's support in danger.

On August 2, NADA gave the nitwit spoiled wrestler a spotless chit to go to Rio. There was a hearing at the Games Village on Tuesday. It was gone to by individuals from the Indian unexpected and Wrestling Federation of India (WFI).

Narsingh had returned positive for methandienone – a banned anabolic steroid, taking after which the wrestler cried foul, asserting that the whole scene was a trick against him.

Nothing Director General Navin Agarwal read out an announcement clearing Narsingh, prompting wild festivals among his supporters.

"We remembered that previously, till June 2, none of his examples were sure. It was incomprehensible that one-time ingestion would be of advantage. Along these lines, the board is of the perspective that the one-time ingestion was not purposeful," Agarwal said.

"The board reasons that the competitor merits the advantage of article 10.4 of the NADA's hostile to doping code. Keeping in perspective that he was casualty of a damage, the board absolves the competitor from charges of against doping standards of NADA," he included.

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