Derevyanchenko can to fight against Andrade in the beginning of 2018

Деревянченко может провести бой против Андраде в начале 2018 года

Sergey Derevyanchenko and Demetrius Andrade

Ukrainian Middleweight intends to resume talks with the American.

Official contender for the title of world champion IBF Middleweight champion Ukrainian Sergey Derevyanchenko (11-0, 9 KO’s) expects to get a fight with Demetrius Andrade (25-0, 16 KO’s).

“I was sad when the fight against Demetrius Andrade were cancelled 16 Dec, because I had the same preparation time as him. Moreover, I accept all the conditions because I am a fighter who is willing to fight anyone, anytime, anywhere.

View next month whether to fight in the beginning of 2018. We find out whether Demetrius is afraid to go out with me in the ring.

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If, however, Andrade still refuse to fight, my managers Keith Connolly and al Haymon and my promoter Lou DiBella will try to find the best option for me. I have high expectations for 2018″, – quotes the Ukrainian BoxingScene.

Note that Derevyanchenko and Andrade were supposed to meet on 16 December in undecane fight Billy Joe Saunders (25-0, 12 KOs) and David Lemieux (38-3, 33 KO’s), but the American at the last moment refused the transaction.

We will remind, in last match of the Ukrainian Middleweight, won a technical knockout in the 12th round by ex-first issue of the IBF 33-year-old Bahamian Toriano Johnson (20-2, 14 KO’s).

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