Bound together heavyweight champion Oleksandr Usyk gets back to the ring on Saturday, however not against the rival boxing fans have been expecting. As opposed to a confrontation with WBC winner Tyson Rage to crown an undisputed boss, Usyk will safeguard his WBA, IBF and WBO titles against Daniel Dubois on Saturday in Wroclaw, Poland.
The battle with Fierceness has been talked about, prodded and, surprisingly, momentarily arranged. Be that as it may, after the different sides neglected to settle, Usyk’s consideration moved in the direction of his rundown of compulsory challengers. The primary man up was WBA required Dubois.
The Brit has been climbing the positions to competitor status since experiencing a difficulty as a technical knockout misfortune to Joe Joyce in November 2020. In June 2022, Dubois got a predominant success over Trevor Bryan to come out on top for the WBA’s optional championship. The success over Bryan was Dubois’ third since the misfortune to Joyce and put him in line for the greatest battle of his profession.
“I’m prepared. I’ve endured instructional course. I’ve done all of that. I’m prepared at this point. I’ve arranged,” Dubois said at the last question and answer session. ” I’ve investigated every possibility. I’m prepared. I’m sure. I’m all set at the present time.”
Things nearly came tumbling down for Dubois in his next exposing. Shielding his optional belt against unheralded heavyweight Kevin Lerena, Dubois hit the material multiple times in the initial round through a blend of getting found out with punches and a knee injury. Notwithstanding the horrible beginning to the battle, Dubois returned and scored the stoppage after three rounds.
Usyk, a previous undisputed hero at cruiserweight, has been down and out for a year. In his latest battle, Usyk beat Anthony Joshua by choice in a rematch of their September 2021 session that was likewise the battle where Usyk brought home his three big showdowns. That was likewise just Usyk’s fourth battle at heavyweight.
“My arrangement is great overall. We did a great deal of work with swimming. We played football. We moved,” Usyk said at the last question and answer session. ” I’m appreciative to my group, my family, my better half. I’m appreciative to my nation and to Ukrainian fighters.”
Should Usyk do true to form by specialists and at the sportsbook window, where he is a – 1200 #1 to win, fans will again turn their desires to Usyk and Fierceness having the option to make an arrangement to crown the principal undisputed heavyweight boss of the four-belt time. That additionally expects Anger to do the normal and win his Oct. 28 session with previous UFC heavyweight champion Francis Ngannou.
With the manner in which past dealings for the Fierceness battle have gone to pieces in any event, when Usyk’s side consented to the short finish of a 70/30 handbag split, those equivalent fans probably won’t pause their breathing that the battle will meet up.