After the doping scandal involving the Russian Olympic team, and the discovery of Meldonium in the blood of American puncher Povetkin stopped to trust people from Russia.
Boxing in the heavyweight division (version – WBC) Deontay Wilder (USA) in an interview with reporters, said,
in a battle that will take place on December 17 in Russia’s Yekaterinburg, Alexander
Povetkin wins in the canadian Berman of Stiverne, reports “Dialog UA”.
the American boxer hinted that the Russians will cheat.
Russia’s Povetkin wins – I don’t doubt that. Yes, I know that
heavyweight all can solve one blow, but in Boxing there is a lot of
various processes, especially with these Russian. We are seeing that.
Especially in 2016 with the Olympics, how they cheat. They cannot be trusted. In
Boxing can’t trust anyone, but they are generally a different breed of people” – expressed
opinion Deontay Wilder.
may 2016 in Moscow was held the battle of the Wilder – Povetkin. However, on 13
may it became known that the doping test of the Russian heavyweight was found illegal
drug Meldonium. After this fight Wilder – Povetkin was moved.
Briton Tyson fury
said that Povetkin – the falling dwarf with a weak chin, and Wilder it easily
May 31 was
the published result of the additional samples for the doping test taken from Povetkin
17 may, which showed a negative result. However, Wilder said not
plans to hold the fight with Povetkin, accusing the latter of cheating.
Wilder said he wants to fight the winner of the match Klitschko – Joshua.
it was reported, while the case is investigated Povetkin, Wilder was allowed to choose
another opponent to protect the title.