The Russian boxer still hopes to fight the Tendril – 24 Channel

Російський боксер все ще сподівається на бій з Усиком - 24 Канал

Ex-world champion in heavy weight Denis Lebedev (32-2, 23 KO’s) said that seriously counts in the fight against the absolute champion in Krusevac Alexander Usik (16-0, 12 KO’s).

Boxer “Putin Team” is not going to prepare for the duel before the official appointment of the date.

I’m in my weight and try to keep. Because now there are talks about the fight with team Alexander Usik. And I’m waiting for an answer. WBA decided to agree to fight by March or in March. Specific training I will start only when the contract will be signed,
– said the Russian Lebedev.

As known earlier, the world Boxing Association (WBA) has obliged Ukrainian boxer Alexander Usik to 10 March 2019 to fight with Russian Denis Lebedev. This was announced by the Lebedev Manager Vadim Kornilov.

A lot of fans of the Tendril instantly stigmatized WBA. However, they are not quite right. After all, the situation with the champion on vacation Lebedev is a long-lasting, this is not the first resolution, which was accepted by the WBA against the Russians.

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