Spanish police arrest Dibaba’s coach in doping probe


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.