The promoter of the world champion under version WBO, IBF, WBC heavyweight Alexander Usik (16-0, 12 KO’s), Eddie Hearn announced the potential dates of the next fight of the Ukrainian and Carlos Takama (36-5-1, 28 KO’s).
May 18, as planned earlier, the fight is not likely to be due to fight Deontay Wilder. The organizers have two other options.
The tendril moves to the heavyweight division and fight with the Tacoma. Now we define the date of the match. Was going to arrange the meeting on may 18, but this day will Deontay Wilder, and we would not want the intersection of these two shows. The options are 17, or 25 may. Later we will have to determine this until Monday. Anyway, the next battle of the Mustache will host the heavyweight title against Carlos Tacoma,
– quoted BoxingScene Hearn.
By the way, Deontay Wilder will hold his next fight against mandatory Challenger Dominic Brizil (20-1, 18 KO’s). The fight will take place on may 18 at the Barclays Center in new York.
Sport 24 wrote on March 19, the world Boxing Association (WBA) has obliged Alexander Usik to conduct the defense of his belt against Russian Denis Lebedev (32-2, 23 KO’s). The tendril in her Instagram announced the decision to give up the belt WBA.
His last fight Usyk came against Tony Bellew (30-3-1, 20 KOS), having sent the rival to a knockout in the eighth round. Thus, the Ukrainian defended all the champion titles in heavy weight.
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