According to preliminary information of the Russian boxer Alexander Povetkin failed a doping test before the fight with Deontay Wilder.
Povetkin failed a doping test on the eve of the fight with American Deontay Wilder to be held may 21.
“My sources report that a sample taken from Povetkin was positive for Meldonium. While there is no official information about the future of the fight Povetkin – Wilder,” wrote Rafael in his twitter.
Earlier, SPORTS bigmir)net reported that on may 21, Moscow will host the duel for the title of world champion under version WBC in a super heavyweight between local contender Alexander Povetkin (30-1, 22 KO’s) and American champion Deontay Wilder (36-0, 35 KO’s).
Note that Deontay Wilder promises to begin to beat Povetkin from the first round and then knock him out.
We will add, Wilder is going to fight with Povetkin as Klitschko.
See the promo video of the fight Povetkin – Wilder: