Promoter Alexander Usik Alexander Krasyuk commented on the information that Ukrainian debut in the heavyweight bout with Russia’s Andrey Fedosov. He called the information false.
According to Kraska, Fedosov is considered as one of the candidates to fight with the Mustache in October.
While it is not true that Usyk will fight with Fedosov. From Fedosov received an offer, and he gave his consent. But besides him there are several candidates. Including Takam.
Until all names are called. Alexander makes no difference with whom to fight. Wait until the end of the week. Soon we will officially announce our decision,
– Krasyuk told.
According to media reports, the fight between Oleksandr Usyk and Andriy Fedosov can be held on October 12 in Chicago and will be broadcast live on DAZN.
Fedosov may be the third rival Cirrus from Russia. Earlier, the Ukrainian beat Andrei Knyazev (16-7, 9 KOs) and Murat Gassieva (26-1, 19 KO’s).
Ukrainian had to fight against the Cameroonian Carlos Tacoma. However, in the media appeared information that the match in jeopardy. The situation allegedly changed the fact that Carlos Takam is signed to promotional company Star Boxing.
Fedosov is a Russian professional boxer, speaking in the heavyweight division. Among professionals champion of the WBO Inter-Continental (2015-2016), WBA Fedelatin (2016-2017), champion of Russia (2006) in the heavyweight division, he is also the winner of the tournament ESPN’s Boxcino 2015.
On a professional ring the Russian has played 34 matches (31 wins (25 by knockout) and three defeats). Last fight Fedosov held 13 October 2018 and defeated Joey Davaco.