The absolute world champion in the heavyweight Alexander Usik (16-0, 12 KO’s) is preparing to debut in the heavyweight division and sparringe with Betacam Isaac Chamberlain (10-1, 4КО).
Chamberlain spoke about the strengths of the Moustache, thanks to which he became the absolute champion.
“We can assume that the main advantages of the Mustache is power, the ability to move or endurance. Yes, all this at the highest level, but most importantly his mind. It adapts to the opponent like no other,” said Chamberlain.
Wrote Znayu now Usik is training in one of the gymnasiums of Kiev together with his new fitness coach Sergey Pozovem. The second part of the training will be held in the United States.
Usyk 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.