Japanese champ Ioka tests positive for cannabis report

MANILA, Philippines — Japanese confining hero Kazuto Ioka is boiling water within the wake of testing constructive for hashish, the Mainichi Shimbun, a big paper in Japan, revealed.

The result fell off Ioka’s remedy take a look at following his eighth-round stoppage of comrade Kosei Tanaka final December at Ota Metropolis Basic Gymnasium in Tokyo, Japan.

As indicated by Japanese media, Ioka’s authorized advisor Masanao Hattori stated the ruling WBO tremendous flyweight champion has proven his full participation with the examination being directed by the Public Police Group and the Japanese Boxing Fee (JBC).

In an evidence from his authorized advisor, Ioka “firmly denies he has at any level utilized” any kind of hashish, which might be ascribed to the fighter’s utilization of CBD oil.

It stays not but clear if Ioka will likely be endorsed by the JBC with the matter nonetheless underneath survey.

In a report on boxingscene.com, Ioka’s camp accepts he’sreceived free from any unhealthy conduct.”

The 32-year-old Ioka is not any more unusual to confronting Filipino contenders in world title battles.

As a challenger, he misplaced to four-division champion Donnie Nietes by way of cut up selection for the WBO tremendous flyweight crown.

After Nietes surrendered the belt, Ioka was then set in opposition to a different Filipino in Aston Palicte, whom he halted within the tenth spherical to ensure the empty title.