Dillian Whyte is once more below the microscope due to a drug take a look at
The interim champion of the WBC, Heavyweight, was examined optimistic for a banned substance earlier than his victory unanimous on Oscar Rivas final weekend, based on BoxingScene.com.
The take a look at was administered by the UK Anti-Doping (UKAD).
Whyte's camp and the British Boxing Board of Management would have been knowledgeable of the take a look at earlier than the struggle, however the BBBC determined to let him proceed. deliberate.
No official announcement of a failure of the take a look at has been made.
Whyte (26-1-Zero, 18 KO's) has the choice to attraction, which is a course of that may take as much as one yr.
The interim title holder defeated Rivas 115-112, 115-112, 116-111, though he was knocked down within the ninth spherical on the O2 Enviornment in London.
That is the second time that Whyte has been examined optimistic for a banned substance.
In 2012, Whyte was sentenced to a two-year ban for the optimistic results of his methylhexaneamine take a look at. He insisted that he didn’t knowingly damage the drug.
Whyte, 31, is likely one of the world's greatest fighters to compete with Anthony Joshua, Joseph Parker and Dereck Chisora.