Next fight of Murat Gassiev is not determined yet.
General Secretary of the Boxing Federation of Russia Umar Kremlev is convinced that the former cruiserweight champion Murat Gassiev (26-1, 19 KOs) is superior in the skills to the undisputed world champion Oleksandr Usyk (16-0, 12 KOs), and noted that the Russian easily be able to defeat him in rematch.
Arthur Beterbiev and Murat Gassiev may fight on July 22 as part of International Boxing Day in Moscow. This was reported by the Secretary General of the Russian Boxing Federation Umar Kremlev.
Oleksandr Usyk (16-0, 12 KOs), the undisputed cruiserweight champion, told about why he agreed to meet with Murat Gassiev (26-1, 19 KOs) in Moscow.
Former cruiserweight champion Murat Gassiev will have several fights in Russia in 2019. This was informed by the Secretary General of the Russian Boxing Federation Umar Kremlev.
Former WBA and IBF cruiserweight champion Murat Gassiev said that he would enjoy a fight between Denis Lebedev and Oleksandr Usyk, and, if possible, would even attend this fight in Russia or Ukraine. As Lebedev’s manager Vadim Kornilov said earlier, the WBA decided that Usyk and Lebedev should fight before March 10, 2019.