The tendril was injured during preparation for the battle with Gassieva

Усик получил травму во время подготовки к бою с Гассиевым

Oleksandr Usyk

Became known the reason for the postponement of the fight the Tendril – Gassiev.

Ukrainian heavyweight Oleksandr Usyk received a minor injury during the preparation for the final of the world Boxing series against Murat Gassieva.

The world champion under version WBC and WBO injured his elbow, and it is for this reason the final battle WBSS was transferred in the summer, the official website of the tournament.

The injury was confirmed by an independent medical study.

It is also noted that the organizers of the world Boxing series working on a new date for the match.

Recall that the fight Cirrus – Gassiev initially was held on the 11th of may in Jeddah. At stake will stand the title The Ring and the championship belt for the WBC, WBO, WBA, IBF. In addition, the winner of the battle will be awarded a special Cup to Muhammad Ali.

Earlier it was reported that Russia has applied for a fight the Tendril – Gassiev. However, the Ukrainian said that the final battle will be for sure not in Russia.

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