The world champion on Boxing under version WBC heavyweight American Deontay Wilder not flew to Moscow to fight for the title against Russian Alexander Povetkin, in a doping test which had traces of Meldonium, said in his microblog on Twitter journalist, ESPN’s Dan Rafael.
Moreover, Deontay believes himself to be deceived and has no plans to fight with Russian Alexander Povetkin. About TASS said the coach and Manager of the American boxer Jay Dees.
“Will there be a fight with Povetkin? Just ask him, he lied to us,” said deese.
On Friday it became known that the doping test of Povetkin was discovered Meldonium. Its contents – 70 nanograms (0.07 micrograms). Later the TV station ESPN reported that three doping samples Russian boxer showed a negative result: 7, 8 and 11 April, and gave a positive test, delivered on April 27.
The duel Wilder – Povetkin is scheduled for 21 may in Moscow Moscow. In the record of American 36 wins (35 by knockout), no losses. On account Povetkin – 30 wins (22 by knockout) and one defeat.