In the statement made by the International Tennis Federation, it was stated that the banned mesterolone substance was found in the urine test of the Ukrainian tennis player on November 24 and he was given a temporary ban from sports.
The 20-year-old tennis player, who claimed to be innocent, said, “This decision really surprised me. I was shocked because the result of the doping tests conducted on November 9 was negative. The rate of the banned substance they found in my body is very low. I think this should not be considered doping scientifically. I will appeal to the decision because my test results are also negative. ” found the assessment.
The young tennis player, who won three of the Women’s Tennis Association (WTA) championships in her career, achieved her most important success in the grand-slam tournaments in 2019 by going to the 4th round of Wimbledon.