Eight Indian athletes suspended after doping testsIn an embarrassing blow a month before India hosts the Commonwealth Games, eight of its prospective Commonwealth athletes have been suspended after failing drugs tests.

Six wrestlers, a shot putter and another athlete, tested positive for methylhexaneamine, a banned stimulant used as a Nasal decongestant, according to officials in Delhi.

Five of these athletes were to have competed in the Games; one was considered a gold medal prospect.