Next fight of Murat Gassiev is not determined yet.
The fight of Murat Gassiev (26-1, 19 KOs) against Jerry Forrest (26-3, 20 KOs) which was scheduled for February 29 in Texas will not take place. This was reported by a representative of the team of the Russian. "The fight will not take place. Too many doubts, starting with the fact that Murat prepared insufficiently, ending with the questions about his contract," the representative of Gassiev's team said in an interview to TASS.
According to Steve Kim of ESPN, February 29th on DAZN in Texas, finally, will be the debut of Murat Gassiev (26-1, 19 KOs) in the heavyweight division.
On November 30 in Monaco former unified cruiserweight champion Murat Gassiev (26-1, 19 KOs) can finally return to the ring at the boxing evening from the British promoter Eddie Hearn. For the Russians it will a debut in the heavyweight division.
Former cruiserweight champion Murat Gassiev (26-1, 19 KOs) has got a right shoulder injury and will not be able to meet Joey Dawejko (19-7-4, 11 KOs). The bout was supposed to become one of the main events of the boxing evening in Arlington scheduled for July 27. Organizers has not officially confirmed this information yet.
British promoter Eddie Hearn confirmed that Murat Gassiyev (26-1, 19 KOs), in his debut in the heavyweights will meet Joey Dawejko (19-7-4, 11 KOs). Duel will take place on July 27 in Arlington, Texas, in the undercard of the unification bout in the light welterweight division between Jose Carlos Ramirez and Maurice Hooker.