Povetkin again found doping fight with Stiverne will not take place

У Поветкина вновь нашли допинг – бой со Стиверном не состоится

Alexander Povetkin

Russian boxer Alexander Povetkin (30-1, 22 KO’s) once again caught on the use of illegal drugs.

The world anti-doping Association has confirmed that in the sample Povetkin from 6 December 2016 was found Smoking the drug Ostarine.

In the result, WBC has blocked the fight of the Russian boxer against Bermane Stiverne:

The @WBCBoxing has been notified by @Vada_Testing of adverse result of banned substance Ostarine from Alexander Povetkin.Ruling to come soon

– Mauricio Sulaiman (@wbcmoro) 17 grudnia 2016 R.

“In the case of evidence of his guilt, Povetkin may be disqualified. Team Stiverne sent a message that will not participate in the fight,” said Suleiman.

The cancellation of the match was confirmed by the representatives of the team of canadian. His trainer don house announced NYFights that the battle will not be.

Ostarine – a substance from the group of SARM, which is often used by athletes during training, as it improves endurance.

The battle for the title of interim champion of the WBC was supposed to go today in Yekaterinburg.

This case was not the first, when Povetkin gets caught using illegal substances. In the spring his body was discovered Meldonium, then I saw his fight with DevTeam Wilder.

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