Today, 10 November, at about midnight at the “Manchester Arena” in Manchester, UK, Ukrainian Alexander Usik will hold the first defense of all the major Boxing titles in the first heavy weight. In the most anticipated Boxing match of the autumn, he will meet with the local star, former world champion Tony Bellew. Gazeta.ua will conduct a text broadcast of the event starting from 23:30. Now we bring you the main details of the status of the battle for the title of absolute world champion.
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Forecasts of experts of the same type – “Mustache – favorite, but…”. The Underwear have more experience among the pros. He is abrupt, explosive, he’s got a strong kick, especially good – left side. He is extremely motivated, beating at home in front of their fans. For Tony it is “the fight for retirement” and he’s going thanks to the victory “protect” his name in Boxing history. He’ll leave in the ring is all that matters. He may not shun any means. Therefore, we do not exclude that with the beginning of the match will attempt to put the champion in an uncomfortable situation with dirty tactics. A further task Belew – complete the fight before the sixth round. And hope that “come” “lucky punch” – “lucky strike”.
In the beginning of the fight Bellew will be extremely dangerous. Barb need to take the fight to the later rounds. They will be the best endurance Ukrainian. And, of course, higher speed, better technical equipment, its youth. It was during this period of dominance from Kiev in the ring should be obvious to all. Predicted that Ukrainians will finish the fight early between 9 and 11 rounds.
The fact of the lack Lomachenko Sr.
In Manchester in the corner of Alexander Usik will not Anatoly Lomachenko – father and coach Vasyl Lomachenko. He prepared Alexander to the previous battle with Murat Gassiev and was in his corner. This time Anatoly Nikolaevich fully focused on preparing the son to obedinitelem fight with Puerto Rican Jose Pedrosoi, which will take place on 8 December. To fight with the Underwear Mustache for the first time was prepared under the direction of Yuri Tkachenko, known for his work with Denis Berinchyk. As anonymity is one of the closest to Alexander people told Gazeta.ua that he advised the boxer Anatoly Lomachenko. To help Tkachenko will be Sergei Lapin.
– Anatoly Nikolaevich somehow always helps and advises Sasha, this training is no exception, – the interlocutor noted. This time in the corner of the Mustache is comrade Anatoly Lomachenko Yuriy Tkachenko – it will be interesting to see what the result will show their tandem.
I wonder what the result will show tandem Mustache – Tkachenko
The way to battle
Oleksandr Usyk first championship belt – WBO – won in September 2016. Took it from Krzysztof glowacki in Gdansk, Poland. In the previous fight in July of this year, the Ukrainian won in Moscow against the Russian Murat Gassiev. It was the finals of WBSS, the winner of which brought together all four major title and became the absolute world champion. The fight against the Underwear will be for Moustache sixth against home boxer of the last seven championship fights.
Tony Bellew began Pro career 11 years ago at light heavyweight. It is in this category he suffered two defeats in the battle for the title against British Nathan kleverli and the canadian Adonis Stevenson. After defeat by a knockout from the last – in November 2013, has moved into the next, the first heavy weight. It took revenge, cleverly, became the world champion, had one and moved to the heavyweight division, where he twice defeated the former world champion in two weight categories, compatriot David Haye. To become the absolute world champion, will fight with the Mustache in crmservice. Although Ukrainian was ready to meet with British and hawaiite.
In case of victory, the Mustache is guaranteed to move to the heavyweight division. His goal – a meeting with the champion in three versions, the British Anthony Joshua. In front of him, obviously, will hold one-two fights and adaptation in new weight and with the aim of increasing the popularity of the Albion. If it happens a sensation and win the Underwear – a possible rematch. The option about this supposedly laid down in the contract for the fight.