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In the doping test And British runner to sprint Nigel Levine found the banned drug clenbuterol, reports the Daily Mail. This drug is used in medicine for the treatment of asthma. Athletes use clenbuterol for burning excess fat. 28-year-old athlete waiting for the results of the autopsy sample B.

This season, Levine missed because of serious injuries. In January 2017, during a training camp in Tenerife the Spanish, the British, while driving a motorcycle, collided with a car. In the passenger seat was a partner at Levine sprint team of great Britain’s James Ellington. After the accident, Ellington said that “does not represent how they, along with Nigel was able to survive.”

At the European Championships Levine won three medals in relay team of great Britain in the discipline 4×400 meters. In 2012, in Helsinki he won a silver medal in 2014 in Zurich – the gold in 2016 in Amsterdam – bronze .