A heavyweight doping battle between Tyson Fury, VADA, UKAD and the BBBoCPhil Bonner
This article examines the doping allegations currently facing heavyweight boxer, Tyson Fury. Specifically, it looks at:
- Alleged positive test for cocaine by Voluntary Anti-Doping Association (VADA)
- Suspension of Fury’s boxing licence by British Board of Boxing Control (BBBoC)
- Alleged positive test for nandralone by UK Anti-Doping Association (UKAD)
- UKAD’s hearing and potential conflict of interest concerns
- Further allegations of refusing to provide a sample to UKAD
- Timing of UKAD’s decision to charge Fury
- Stance of the BBBoC
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