Usyk told what the opponent is preparing in training

Усик рассказал, к какому сопернику готовится на тренировках

Oleksandr Usyk, who next bout in the heavyweight division, spoke about his training camp and the rival, which is preparing.

Most likely, the next opponent of Alexander will be a Cameroonian boxer Carlos Takam. Mustache promoter Eddie Hearn announced the potential dates of the next fight of the Ukrainian – 17 or 25 may.

Guy (Takam, – Спорт24) is very decent. In almost all versions of it in the top. He’s moving, not static. In the battle with Joshua he is a very good move. Such opponents make for very good fights. At this point, we are reviewing his fights, what he’s doing, and accumulating his own. But I absolutely do not think about fight as in previous preparations. For me, the task is to carry out his training camp well and fulfill the task that puts in front of me team
said Usyk in the broadcast channel “inter”.

For a super heavyweight Ushiku need to gain more weight and Alexander decided to stay at 98 lbs.

I have two months to almost work. First we did the heavy lifting, and continue to do it. Then he moved a little Boxing, but, nevertheless, elements of weightlifting are with us in training camp. Here the sand was added. There are new things to do. While I won’t say. It is necessary to alter the weight in the right muscles, in the normal, working. We don’t need much, because falling coefficient of useful action, maybe the speed will slow down. We do not need. We need the same mobility, the same efficiency. So I think 98 kg for a start will be enough
added Mustache.

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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