Oleksandr Usyk this year should make his debut in the heavyweight division. Rival Ukrainian boxer should be the Cameroonian Carlos Takam.
Battle of the former absolute world champion in heavy weight against Tacoma will be held on October 12 in Chicago at Wintrust Arena, reports Boxing Scene.
According to Boxing Scene, the fight the Tendril – Takam will officially launch during the week.
Earlier in mass media appeared information that the match in jeopardy. The situation seems to have changed that Carlos Takam is signed to promotional company Star Boxing.
Ukrainian promoter Eddie Hearn said that the battle of the Mustache with the Tacoma really can not take place.
The battle is not yet complete. It was expected but he signed a contract with Joe Deguardia. I’m not sure that the fight will take place
– quoted by Hearn Boxing Scene.
As we know, Oleksandr Usyk has already started in the US preparing for his debut fight in the heavyweight division.
What is known about the debut of the Mustache heavyweight champion In early may, the Moustache was injured bicep during preparation for the fight. Consequently, the match on may 25, with Carlos takama did not take place.
After that, one of the promoters of the Tendril Alexander Krasyuk said that the team no longer consider Tacoma as a candidate for a debut for the Ukrainian battle in superteach. The situation like would change the fact that Alexander was appointed as the mandatory Challenger for a world title fight in the heavyweight for the WBO title.
But the ironic twist of the Moustache Eddie Hearn of Matchroom Boxing, the company said that Alexander’s first fight in hevewae will be against the Tacoma, as previously planned.
Clarity regarding the fight required myself Takam. According to Carlos, he still hopes to get in the ring with a Mustache. The Cameroonian is confident that he can defeat the Ukrainian.
Last fight Alexander Usik held in November, knocking out Tony Bellew. After that, the Ukrainian boxer has refused all titles.
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