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Second Uzbek Athlete Fails Doping Test At Asian Games

A second athlete from Uzbekistan has failed a doping test for a banned stimulant at the Asian Games.

The Olympic Council of Asia said that Jakhongir Muminov, a 23-year-old wrestler, tested positive for Methylhexaneamine and was disqualified from the games. He did not win a medal.

On November 19, Uzbek judo athlete Shokir Muminov was disqualified and stripped of his silver medal after testing positive for the same stimulant.

Organisers said the Muminovs are not related.

The November 12-27 Asian Games are being held in Guangzhou, China.

compiled from agency reports