The absolute world champion in the heavyweight Alexander Usik (16-0, 12 KO’s) made a loud statement, which caused a storm of emotions among fans.
Usik said that is not shared by Slavic peoples, and native Crimea will go when he wants, for him there are no obstacles.
“In Crimea, I am supported, and indeed I have a lot of fans in Russia. Obstacles to travel to the Crimea, I do not. The obstacles people have in mind, but if they are not there – all will be well.
I wanted to say – people often shout “Glory to Ukraine” to celebrate and how they celebrate it? In fact in any way. On the contrary they were driven to a standstill. You need to be first and foremost people. You know, at the moment there are a lot of cattle, consumers, not producers. That’s all,” said Barbel, in an interview in 2016.
Recall now Alexander Usik is preparing to debut in the heavyweight division.
Cirrus prepares a new coach – Sergey Buzov, a graduate of the National University of physical culture and sports of Ukraine.
Alexander Usik with a new coach
Earlier it became known that the next opponent of the Tendril may be Russian Alexander Povetkin (34-2-0, 24 KO’s).
This was confirmed Povetkin promoter Andrey Ryabinsky.
“While I can say that this fight is possible, but I cannot say that everything has been decided. This project, now thinking of organizing such a fight. There are several options, including the fight against whiskers”, – transfers words of Ryabinsky Boxingscene.
Wrote Znayu Alexander Usik will hold the next fight on may 18. This was announced by the ironic twist of the Ukrainian Eddie Hearn comments in Boxing News.
According to Hearne, was left unresolved only the issue with the opponent. Barbel can spend the following fight with the Russian Denis Lebedev, if you decide to remain in the heavyweight division.
“He probably will return may 18. Left to make a final decision against Denis Lebedev or against a heavyweight. I think it will be a fight in the heavyweight division,” said Hearn.
According to Boxing News, the fight will take place in the US or in Chicago, or resort MGM National Harbor (Oxon hill, Maryland).
We will remind, after a victory over ex-champion Tony Bellew (30-1-3, 20 KO), the Tendril expressed the desire to move to the heavyweight division.
Oleksandr Usyk won early ex-champion of the WBC version of the British Tony Bellew (30-1-3, 20 KO).
As reported by the portal Znayu new coach appreciated the opportunities Moustache.