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 Last update:  10/18/2012       Read more by Rick Reeno         
   
USADA Finds Irregularities in Erik Morales' Drug Test
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By Rick Reeno

Richard Schaefer, CEO for Golden Boy Promotions, has informed BoxingScene.com that his company was advised by USADA [U.S. Anti-Doping Agency] that "irregularities" were discovered in a random drug test taken by former three division champion Erik Morales.

Morales is fighting WBA/WBA junior welterweight champion Danny Garcia in a rematch on Saturday night at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. The fight is going to headline a Showtime televised quadrupleheader.

Because there are confidentiality agreements involved with the USADA testing protocol, Schaefer is legally prohibited from discussing the substance that USADA discovered in Morales' system.

"On Tuesday night, USADA informed us that there were irregularities in a test from Erik Morales," Schaefer told BoxingScene.com. "On Wednesday, USADA informed the respective camps and the [New York State Athletic] Commission as well. This process is going to have to play itself out."

Schaefer doesn't want Morales to be burned at the cross until the entire testing process plays out. Reportedly the parties are waiting for the outcome of Morales' B sample in order to confirm the substance in question.

As of right now, Morales is NOT out of the fight. Everything should be resolved in one form or another by tomorrow. However, several sources are indicating that Garcia-Morales [at least as of now] will move forward as scheduled. 

"I think what is important here, is that there is not going to be a witch hunt against Erik Morales. Let’s allow the process to play out," Schaefer said.

Tags: Erik Morales , Danny Garcia , Morales-Garcia , Morales vs Garcia


 

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comment by CHOWWOKKA, on 10-20-2012
[QUOTE=puga]did he now ?..i thought he embarrased himself like he sharted his pants while ordering big mac at the front register of a mc donalds...coz he went missin in action ..and you ? :lol1:[/QUOTE] :twak::twak:

comment by whitealltrac, on 10-19-2012
Wait till the Gay guy beats your "purito macho" boxer, that my friend will be a total embarrassment!!

comment by Hallaqsillaq, on 10-19-2012
[QUOTE=ElBossHogg]LOL at all the puerto ricans and such who now looking to call all mexicans cheat. you guys are whats wrong with boxing. At least mexicans arent fagz and quiters WUAHAHAHAHA[/QUOTE] Mosquitoes jumping rope....

comment by Derranged, on 10-19-2012
[QUOTE=Mr. Burner]Wait until Broner rapes DeMarco. So many trolls will be banned for race baiting.[/QUOTE] Regardless of the outcome of that fight, the bitching and race baiting will unbearable.

comment by B.U.R.N.E.R, on 10-19-2012
[QUOTE=Derranged]:lol1: at the people arguing about this throughout the night. Be prepared for another Mexican-Black e-war if Morales fails the second test.[/QUOTE] Wait until Broner rapes DeMarco. So many trolls will be banned for race baiting.

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