Murat Gassiev remembered his defeat by Alexander Usik
Ex-world champion in the first heavyweight Murat Gassiev told about the defeat in the final of WBSS from the absolute world champion in the same division, Alexander Usik.
“The style of Mustache I don’t like, because I could not box. At the time [of the final WBSS] he just happened to be the best boxer. If I get to spend with him a rematch, that’s good. If he titles won’t be, I will be interested to fight him.
This, of course, unpleasant. Boxing is not a fight. It is defeat, which throws you back.
And can you again reach this level or can not, is only God knows. I soberly realized the situation was that I lost. But in any case my hands are not dropped, not lost the desire,” said Gassiev. Murat Gassiev lost to Oleksandr Usyk in the final WBSS by unanimous decision. Today, with the support of Federation of Boxing of Russia released film Iron about Murat Gassieva. Recall, the Russian boxer Alexander Povetkin gave the first comment about the possibility of holding the fight against absolute world champion in the heavyweight Alexander Usik.
A potential rival for his debut in the heavyweight division confirmed the fact of negotiations, but said that specific information on whether there will be a fight, yet.
In addition, Alexander Povetkin said that he has ended the recovery period after surgery on the elbows and only now he started training.
“I can say that to date accurate information whether the fight Oleksandr Usyk, yet.