Alexander Povetkin called Alexander Usik for the fight

Russian offers Ukrainians to rise up in the heavyweight division to fight.

Олександр Повєткін викликав Олександра Усика на бій

The Russian superheavyweight Alexander Povetkin has won a convincing victory over Briton David price, knocking him out in the fifth round. After the match, the athlete was asked about his future plans and he offered to organise a fight with Alexander Usik, who now plays in reserach (up to 91 kg), reports Rus.Media.

– I want to fight with the Champions, but not so simple. Joshua now probably will be engaged in negotiations with the Wilder, because to meet them just will not work. The tendril? Why not. He is the Olympic champion. Let the changes at heavyweight, and we will arrange this fight. This is not Klitschko, but is also a good contender, – said Povetkin.

Despite the difference in one weight category the Mustache has the advantage of height (190 cm to 188 cm Povetkin) and arm span (198 cm versus 191 cm). But the fighting Povetkin weight reaches 100-105 pounds. In addition, the Ukrainian, and he repeatedly expressed the idea of a possible move to heavyweight.

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