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Seema withdrawn from Asian Games

National record holder Seema Antil has been withdrawn from athletics after she tests positive in a dope test.

india Updated: Dec 03, 2006 22:50 IST
Press Trust of India
Press Trust of India

Indian woman athlete Seema Antil has been withdrawn from Asian Games contingent after testing positive for a banned drug in out-of-competition tests, according to team officials.

The 23-year-old national record holder in discus throw had tested positive for a banned steroid in dope tests conducted before the Games, the officials said.

First Published: Dec 03, 2006 20:28 IST