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Spanish Steeplechase Runner Jose Luis Blanco Fails Doping Test

Steeplechase runner Jose Luis Blanco is reportedly under investigation by the Spanish athletics governing body, reports say on Thursday.

Steeplechase runner Jose Luis Blanco is reportedly under investigation by the Spanish athletics governing body, reports say on Thursday.

A report by the Associated Press claimed that the Spaniard admits that he is being investigated “after a failed drug test.”

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The 35-year-old, said the federation contacted him about the incident this week – revealing to him the failed drug test from July 18.

Blanco has denied doing anything wrong.

He reportedly said: “I’ve never committed any offense in my career … and I have nothing to hide or be ashamed of.”

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Blanco said he has undergone nine separate tests in four different countries between June 14-Sept. 4.

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