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Billy Joe Saunders to give up WBO title to challenge licence decision
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Billy Joe Saunders to give up WBO title to challenge licence decision


Britain’s Billy Joe Saunders will give up his WBO world middleweight title in order to challenge the decision to deny him a licence to fight Demetrius Andrade, says promoter Frank Warren.

Saunders, 29, returned an adverse finding in a Voluntary Anti-Doping Association (Vada) test in August.

But Warren says it was “not a failed test” because it was conducted was out of competition.

He added: “This is not some technical argument. It is the facts.”

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Source BBC News

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