Spanish police arrest Dibaba’s coach in doping probe

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Ethiopian athlete Genzebe Dibaba’s coach has been arrested by Spanish police as part of an investigation into drug trafficking.

Coach Jama Aden was arrested in a hotel in the Catalonian town of Sabadell. The hotel is said to be occupied by a group of athletes coached by the coach.

Genzebe Dibaba is the current world 1500m champion.

Sources say that officials of the Spanish Anti-Doping Agency were also present to carry out doping controls on some athletes.