The former absolute world champion on Boxing in heavy weight for a second time tolerate his debut in the heavyweight division.
August 24, Oleksandr Usyk admitted that he refused to fight with Andrey Fedosov. He stated in his Instagram, reports “Russian conversation”.
The Russian boxer was to become the first opponent of the Ukrainian heavyweight champion. According to him, he refused and a fight with Alexander Povetkin in the discussion stage for a possible battle. Usik said that he doesn’t want to leave on a ring against Russian athletes.
His refusal he explained the unwillingness of the transfer of sports to the political plane and those that do not want “the mud that will flow from both sides.” The tendril assured that by Russian athletes and their families in his normal attitude.
Battle of the Mustache against Fedosov was to be held on October 12 in Chicago. According to the Manager of a Russian citizen Alex vaysfel’d, his ward has already managed to sign a contract.
Initially, the Ukrainian boxer was going in late may to make his debut in the duel with Cameroonian Carlos Takama. That fight was also canceled at the initiative of the Tendril. Last time he explained his refusal injury.