Ukrainian world champion in light heavyweight WBC version of Alexander Carnations shared their plans for the near future and expectations from his next fight
30 Mar Ukrainian must spend a mandatory defense of his title against French boxer Doudou Ngumbu.
This will be the first Carnation defense after winning the title fight with Adonis Stevenson.
Ukrainian intends to prove that he is the best boxer in his division.
However, he’s not going to underestimate his opponent.
“My path to the title was long enough. But I’m going to show everyone why I am the best light heavyweight in the world.
Ngumbu is a dangerous rival. I can’t afford to underestimate him and look behind him. The purpose of 2019 is to unify the titles and become the undisputed champion of the world. But first I need to think about the match on 30 March” — quoted BoxingScene Cloves.
The fight between these two boxers will be held on March 30 in Philadelphia, USA.
Previously, we wrote about the fact that the former opponent of Alexander Carnation ex-world champion Adonis Stevenson demonstrates the progress in reconstruction after severe brain injury resulting from a knockout.
The battle in which the Ukrainian won the world champion under version WBC light heavyweight took place on the night of 1 to 2 December in Quebec city (Canada) at the arena Centre Videotron.
After the defeat of the Carnation Stevenson was taken to the hospital, where he was put into an artificial coma. After an emergency hospitalization, the boxer was out of surgery and placed in intensive care.
According to the website of French sports channel TVA Sports, as canadian athletes steadily improve. At the end of last year, the boxer regained consciousness after artificial coma and about a week ago, was able to stand up and take the first steps.
Last Friday, Adonis Stevenson was made cranioplasty to replace part of the skull that was removed during the operation. According to the source, at the moment, boxer can fully Express their needs and themselves to visit the restroom.
We will remind that after a victory over Stevenson Carnations made a stunning leap into the list of the best fighters in the world.
As reported Politeka, Carnations shared future plans after winning the championship belt in a battle with Stephenson.
Also Politeka wrote that Mustache commented on the fight Stevenson — Carnations.