Jarrell Miller who is undefeated in each of his 24 professional bouts, was due to take on Anthony Joshua the Briton at Madison Square Garden for the WBA, IBF, WBO and IBO titles on June 1 fails drug test.
The 30-year-old Miller is said to have tested positive for banned muscle growth substance GW1516. A second sample may now be tested.The substance was added to the World Anti-Doping Agency’s banned list in 2009
The news was revealed by boxing promoter and Joshua’s rep, Eddie Hearn via Twitter. “We have been informed by VADA that there has been an adverse finding in Jarrell Miller’s sample collected on March 20th, 2019.
“We are working with all relevant parties and will update with more details soon. AJ’s preparation continues for June 1st at MSG.”