Oleksandr Usyk is getting stronger to become a true heavyweight, as he prepares for his battle against Anthony Joshua for their world titles in the AMB, the FIB and the OMB.
As a result, he appears to be gaining on again and recently showed he weighed 230 pounds. Now in her latest workout photo, the augmented body transformation is complete for her engagement on September 25 in London.
Comparing images from years ago with current ones, the boxer has much more body mass and looks more imposing.
It should be remembered that the Ukrainian challenger, in his first 16 fights, Usyk swept the cruiserweight division (200 pounds), winning the championships of the AMB, the CMB, the FIB and the OMB.
Usyk previously competed in the heavyweight division as a young man and defeated Joe joyce in 2013 during a semi-professional competition of the WSB.
Usyk is training to be a heavyweight, with Lomachenko’s father
For the fight against the champion Anthony Joshua, Oleksandr Usyk will have as coach the father of Vasyl Lomachenko, Anatoly, as revealed by the promoter Bob arum.
“Although I do not promote him, I consider him a very good friend and that is Oleksandr Usyk. The reason I know him very well is because he is the best friend of Vasiliy Lomachenko“, Revealed Bob Arum to Sky Sports. “Egis Klimas, which is the handler of both (Usyk Y Lomachenko), I spoke with him, he told me that he spoke with the father of Lomachenko, who is calling ‘Pope Lomachenko‘, since he was the coach of all these Ukrainian Olympic boxers, and they agreed to train Usyk for this fight ”.
Oleksandr Usyk Y Vasiliy Lomachenko They are best friends. In addition, they have undertaken various projects in society such as their clothing brand, and they usually train together and accompany each other in important fights.