Reportedly, Meucci ran with them occasionally in Oregon in 2012.
Both the athletes and fedration claim there was an "administrative error in WADA's Whereabouts system". Is this true, or is it the kind of "administrative errors" they've had in Russia?
List includes European marathon champ Daniele Meucci, Worlds 4th placer Ruggero Pertile and Olympic TJ bronze medalist Fabrizio Donato. They are accused of evading doping tests, but claim that there was an administrative error.
*MB: Italian dopers revealed Includes full list of 26, as well as 39-others who are under investigation.
*MB: Down Goes Danielle Meucci
Writer accuses Brits of condemning Russians, but sweeping things like Christine Ohuruogu's ban for three missed drug tests under the rug.
"The way some prominent British athletes, past and present, circled the wagons around Farah said far more about a lack of appetite for the war on performance-enhancing drugs than the missed tests themselves."
"It's part of your job as a professional athlete ... You shouldn't be missing tests, you should be organised well enough."
She says, "It's depressing people would rather talk negatively than positively about our sport".
The Kenyan-born runner has a 2:10:39 PB.
We're as anti-doping as they come, but if the guy was training with the national team and that counts as a third test, there is something wrong here.