The team Ukrainian boxer Sergey Derevyanchenko expect to fight against Soulja Alvarez. Battle with the Mexican seeking and Gennady Golovkin, who in the last match won the Ukrainian.
Manager Sergey Derevyanchenko Keith Connolly believes that Ukrainians are more likely to get a fight against Alvarez.
Let us speak frankly. Sergey knows, the fans know that he was better (Golovkin, – Спорт24) and had to win and get the title. This means that Sergei will give Alvarez more competitive fight compared to Golovkin,
– Connolly quoted vRINGe.
Спорт24 wrote that in the night of 4 October 6, Gennady Golovkin dubious decision of the judges defeated the Ukrainian Sergey Derevyanchenko and won the IBF and IBO titles. Both fighters said he was not against a rematch.
Up to this IBF belt belonged to Alvarez, however, the organization took him to the Mexican. Canelo was unable to negotiate a title defense in a battle with Derevyanchenko and IBF belt became vacant.
Golovkin and Alvarez have played two matches: the first ended in a draw, and the second Canelo won by decision. After that, Golovkin unsuccessfully seeks revenge. Alvarez also said that it plans to fight with the Kazakhstan boxer.
Canelo next fight will hold on 2 November against Russian Sergey Kovalev. This fight is for the WBO title light heavyweight which is owned by Kovalev.