Ukrainian boxer Middleweight Sergey Derevyanchenko may get a third chance to win the title of world champion. Ukrainian is close to fight for the championship belt WBC.
The WBC is configured to fight with Ukrainian
Ronnie shields, trainer of world champion on the average weight under version WBC Germall Charlie called Derevyanchenko main contender for the fight with American. It is reported by Boxing Scene.
Right now we have a guy who is in first place in the world ranking, Sergey Derevyanchenko. We watch him and he looks favorite to the status of our next opponent
said Ronnie shields.
What do we know about Charlie?
30-year-old American became the world champion in the 1-m average weight, and is now the current holder of the WBC title in the Middleweight division. The undefeated boxer has had 30 fights in the professional ring.
The priority of boxers Canelo
Charlie, Derevyanchenko strive to get a fight with Mexican Saulem Alvarez.
But while Canelo refuses to meet with the two boxers.
Media reported that Alvarez and Derevyanchenko are negotiating about the fight. But the Mexican quickly denied.
But the Ukrainian team hopes that the fight will take place.
Third chance Ukrainian
- Sergei tried twice to win the IBF title in the Middleweight division. In October 2018, Sergei lost to Daniel Jacobs.
- A year later Derevyanchenko got a second chance. In the fight for the vacant title he controversially lost to Gennady Golovkin.
- Although Ukrainian had been knocked down during the fight he dominated. However, the victory of the controversial decision of the judges gave Golovkin.
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