Nairobi, July 23 -- The 2017 World 1,500m champion Elijah Manang'oi has been flagged down by Athletes Integrity Unit (AIU) for a doping offence.

AIU said the 27-year-old middle-distance runner, who is the reigning Continental Cup champion, has a case to answer for his whereabouts failures.

AIU, at the same time, banned another Kenyan Mercy Kibarus for eight years for the presence of a prohibited substance as Kenneth Kipkemoi got two years ban over similar offence.

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