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Kenya athletes take first domestic dope tests

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Kenyan athletes were blood-tested for banned drugs for the first time inside the east African nation last month, Athletics Kenya chairman Isaiah Kiplagat said Wednesday. 

A technician carries out tests on blood samples at an anti-doping laboratory in Chatenay-Malabry, outside Paris, on June 23, 2008. Kenyan athletes were blood-tested for banned drugs for the first time inside the east African nation last month, Athletics Kenya chairman Isaiah Kiplagat said Wednesday.

A total of 32 athletes took part in the voluntary out-of-competition blood tests under the recommendations of the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF).

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