Nairobi, July 2 -- Long distance runner Florence Jepkosgei Chepsoi, who is under suspension for doping has been charged in court for presenting fake medical documents in her defence case.

Chepsoi was arraigned before the Chief Magistrate's Court in Eldoret on Monday this week charged with the offence of presenting doctored documents to the Anti-Doping Agency of Kenya (Adak).

Chepsoi was in 2017 flagged down for violating anti-doping rules after she tested positive for prohibited prednisolone in a race in China.

Chepsoi appeared before the Sports Disputes Tribunal for the hearing of that matter.

Chepsoi would then present medical documents purportedly from the Uasin Gishu District Hospital alleging that she had received treatment at the ...