Ibrahim DEMIREZEN PROVISIONAL SUSPENSION
In accordance with the AIBA Anti-Doping Rules, the International Boxing Association has provisionally suspended Turkish boxer, Ibrahim DEMIREZEN, Super Heavy, with immediate effect after he tested positive for a substance included on the WADA Prohibited List
The boxer tested positive for steroid metenolone at the in-competition test conducted in Sanya, China, during the WSB match China Dragons Vs. Turkey Conquerors on February 27, 2016. In accordance with the AIBA Anti-Doping Rules and the World Anti–Doping Code, the Boxer and the Trukish Boxing Federation have been notified about the findings.
The International Boxing Association (AIBA) welcomes and fully supports the anti-doping testing procedure put in place for competitions. AIBA is working with WADA to ensure that boxing is doping free and will take the appropriate action regarding this case.
AIBA will not make any further comment on this case until it is closed” at the end of the notification of provisional suspensions.