The absolute world champion in the heavyweight Alexander Usik won high marks from his sparring partner
British boxer of the first heavy weight Isaac Chamberlain told about joint exercises with the Ukrainian, who is preparing for the transition to heavyweight, and highlighted his strengths.
According to a sparring partner, Oleksandr Usyk can easily adapt to any opponent, and his main asset is the mind.
“We can assume that the main advantages of the Mustache is power, the ability to move or endurance. Yes, all this at the highest level, but most importantly his mind. It adapts to the opponent like no other”, — quotes the words of Chamberlain klitschko-brothers.com.
Earlier it was reported that a team of absolute world champion in the heavyweight Alexander Usik and Russian Alexander Povetkin made a final decision on the battlefield.
The fight with Russian boxer was to become the Ukrainian champion’s debut in the heavyweight division, but in the near future it will not happen.
It is not excluded that the fight Cirrus — Povetkin will be organized in the future.
As reported by BoxingScene, Russian and Ukrainian boxer will participate in the evening of Boxing in Chicago, scheduled for may 18, but will hold matches against other opponents. The organizer of this event will act as a streaming platform DAZN.
The reason for the cancellation is possible to fight the Tendril — Povetkin was the desire of the promotion company World of Boxing, representing the interests of Russian, which has insisted that it conducted an interim fight before entering the ring against the Ukrainian.