Oleksandr Usyk He is already in London for his fight on Saturday September 25 against the English Anthony Joshua who will expose his world heavyweight championship.
The Ukrainian fighter arrived with his entire team and announced his arrival on his social networks with the message: “Hello London.”
– Alexander Usyk (@usykaa) September 20, 2021
It should be remembered that Usyk The 34-year-old is the mandatory challenger and will face the 31-year-old Briton on September 25 at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium.
Similarly, the challenger Usyk for the fight against the champion Anthony Joshua, will have as coach the father of Vasyl Lomachenko, Anatoly.
Oleksandr and 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.
Oleksandr Usyk is more concerned for his son than for Anthony Joshua
In statements to The Sun, Usyk said that what really worries him now is the situation of his son in school and not Anthony Joshua.
“Right now I think more about how my son feels in school because he just started first grade and he really didn’t want to go there. But everything is fine now, it seems to have calmed down. So I probably think more about that than what Anthony Joshua will do in the ring, “he said.
The Ukrainian said that he does not spend his time analyzing what his rival will do above the ring or what strategy he will follow on September 25.
“At the moment I do not think about Anthony Joshua. I don’t think about what he will do, what he will wear or how he will box. I have a little time to finish my training camp now, I could think about that then, ”he argued.
The last fight of Usyk went against Derek Chisora, and remembered how hard it was to face him in the ring.
“The fact is that I boxed with Derek for 12 rounds, he’s actually a very tough guy to beat, ”he argued.