Alexander Krassyuk, the promoter of the undisputed cruiserweight champion Alexander Usyk spoke about the only option that could cause his client to postpone the transition to the heavyweights.
Undisputed cruiserweight champion Olexandr Usyk told why he refused from the Hero of Ukraine reward: “I refused this reward because I am not a hero. There are many people who made more than me. Doctors save lives. Teachers teach children. Scientists make discoveries. There are many people who really deserve some stars, elementary attention, gratitude.
Alexander Krassyuk, CEO of K2 Promotions Ukraine and the promoter of the undisputed cruiserweight champion Olexandr Usyk (16-0, 12 KO) announced the future plans of his fighter.
The undisputed cruiserweight champion Oleksandr Usyk (16-0, 12 KOs) flew to Ukraine after the victorious fight with Tony Bellew, which took place in the UK on November 11. Usyk knocked out Bellew in the eighth round, Usyk shared his emotions from the night and told about plans for the near future.
On Saturday night in Manchester Oleksandr Usyk (16-0, 12 KOs) knocked out in the eighth round Tony Bellew (30-3-1, 20 KO), defending his four championship belts in the cruiserweights. The favored Ukrainian fought fierce fight for several rounds with the British, but finally Usyk caught the right rhythm and decided the competitive competition with the devastated KO.