MOSCOW, September 16 (RAPSI) – Investigators are petitioning for detention of hockey player Igor Musatov, who stands charged with cryptocurrency fraud, RAPSI learnt on Monday from the press service of Moscow’s Kuzminsky District Court.

The hearing on the investigators motion is expected to be held today.

The hockey player was arrested on Sunday. Investigators believe that Musatov has failed to fulfil his obligations on a deal on the exchange of money for cryptocurrency in the amount of nearly 40 million rubles (about $625,000).