The ITF provisionally suspended Colombian Alejandro Gómez

ITF, pursuant to Article 7.12.1 of the Tennis Anti-Doping Program 2021, He provisionally suspended Colombian tennis player Alejandro Gómez (30 years old, No. 489 in the world ranking).

In its statement, the entity expressed: “Mr. Gómez, a 30-year-old Colombian player, submitted a urine sample on October 19, 2021 in association with his participation in the Bogotá Challenger held in Bogotá, Colombia from October 18 to October 24, 2021 That sample was sent to the World Anti-Doping Agency (“WADA”) Accredited Laboratory in Montreal, Canada for analysis, and was found to contain cocaine metabolite. “

The Colombian, according to the ITF notification, received prior notice on November 30 and was provisionally suspended with effect from December 15. The player has the right to defend his case before the President of the Independent Court summoned but has not exercised that right to date.