Russian heavyweight Andrey Fedosov (31-3, 25 KOS) agreed to fight against former absolute world champion in the heavyweight Alexander Usik (16-0, 12 KO’s).
It is reported boxingscene.com.
Team Fedosov first refused a fight against whiskers, wanting before this, to hold another fight in October, but now changed her mind.
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 defeated 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 mass media the information appeared that the fight in jeopardy. The situation allegedly changed the fact that Carlos Takam is signed to promotional company Star Boxing.
Last fight Alexander Usik held in November, knocking out Tony Bellew. After that, the Ukrainian boxer has refused all titles.