23rd June 2016, 10:05 | anti-doping

Hunslet Hawks player suspended for four years

Hunslet Hawks player suspended for four years

UK Anti-Doping (UKAD) today confirmed that a 21 year-old English rugby league player, Nathan Darby, has been banned from all sport for four years following an Anti-Doping Rule Violation (ADRV).

Darby, who was registered with Hunslet Hawks RLFC as a front row forward, tested positive for the presence of the anabolic steroids nandrolone, oxandrolone and trenbolone following an out-of-competition test on 14 January 2016.

Darby is banned from all sport from 12 February 2016 until midnight on 11 February 2020.

The full written decision can be found on the UKAD website.