Adidas suspends sponsorship deal after positive doping test result
The sports brand acted one day following Gay’s disclosure that a banned substance was identified in a test in May leading the runner to pull out of the world championships in Moscow next month.
Adidas said in a statement:
Commenting on Gay’s 8 year relationship with Adidas, the German based company continued:
Despite this the sportswear giant was clear on their policies with regards to doping and explain that they will be invoking the clause in Gay’s contract:
Gay responded saying: