Barbel: the Idea of transition in the heavyweight division does not leave me even for a day

Усик: Мысль о переходе в супертяжелый дивизион меня не покидает ни на день

Cirrus set a goal for 2018

Alexander Barbel spoke about the main goals for 2018.

The world champion under version WBO in the heavyweight Alexander Usik (13-0, 11 KO’s) expressed that the main dream in his career at the moment is meeting with the owner of belts WBA, IBF and IBO heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua (20-0, 20 KO’s).

“I am very pleased that my fight with the First place. To me it makes no difference that he will be held in Riga. My goal is the unification belt. All I need to do this fight.

My plan for 2018 is a title of Muhammad Ali. This victory will be a landmark for me, because I was born with this fighter in one day. God gives me the opportunity to participate in this tournament, and while I’m on the right track.

The first goal that I have is a title of Muhammad Ali and with God’s help I will succeed. Then we’ll be talking about the heavyweight division. But the idea is about switching this division does not leave me even for a day” – quoted the Ukrainian PSB SPORTS.

Earlier it was reported that the Nigerian prospect will help Alexander Usik in preparation for a battle with mairis Briedis by which our sportsman will compete in the semifinals of the world Boxing series (WBSS).

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