Even after the first season of the World Boxing Super Series, different rumors about the future of Mustache in boxing began to emerge. Then, as one of the options with which the Ukrainian could enter the circle, the name was called Tony Bellew. The struggle with the British boxer took place on November 10 and ended with the victory of Usika Knockout in the eighth round.
The name of Russian veteran Denise Lebedev was also called. It is true that Usik's deputy Alexander Krasyuk now said they had no plans to fight Lebedev.
"Denis is not in any of the ways to protect the title." Alexander, in many versions, is a super champion, giving him the opportunity to get to the usual 12 months of mandatory defense, but 18 and sometimes 24 months. month forget the box ", – said Krasyuk in the commentary ua.tribuna.com
Usik himself and his team do not conceal the fact that their goal is to fight some of the heavyweight leaders such as Anthony Joshua or Deontey Wilder. It is true that to "get" to them, the Ukrainians will have to hold two games in super heavyweight. This item is in the contract.
The famous British promoter Eddie Hearn, after the battle with Usik and Bellew, has indicated that Derek Chisora or Dillian White will be another rival for the Ukrainian.
Chisora and White will fight together on December 22 in London and the winner of this fight might be another Cirrus rival.
"Usik has a lot of great fighting, now he has become very popular on the UK market," said Hearn Express.
Eddie Hearn, among the possible opponents of Usik, also featured Russian boxer Alexander Povetkin, American Jarrell Miller and Joseph Parker of New Zealand.
Besides, it is now debated in the place of another battle at Usik. There was information that the struggle took place in Ukraine, where Usik was last packed on December 12, 2015. Usik is very popular in Ukraine, so his fight could easily gather 70,000 spectators who can stay at the Olympic Stadium in Kiev .
During his professional career, 31-year-old Usik spent 16 battles, each winning, eliminated 12 times.