A selection of quotes from today’s Oleksandr Usyk vs. Tony Bellew press conference at the Radisson Blu Edwardian hotel in Manchester. Usyk (15-0, 11 KOs) defends his WBA, WBC, IBF and WBO belts against former champ Bellew (32-2-1, 20 KOs) at Manchester Arena on November 10, live on Sky Sports Box Office in the UK and DAZN in the US.
“I’m sure it won’t be an easy fight for me and I’m really glad to come back to England, the country which gave me a chance to get some trophies already, that mean a lot in my life. I’m not thinking about Tony Bellew at this moment, I’m just concentrating on my training camp and thinking about how I will overcome all of the challenges ahead of me before the fight. I’m not a monster, I’m a white rabbit. I picked Tony Bellew because he is the man that takes the biggest challenges. He is not the usual type of fighter that will come, see how hard it is and quit. He will come to fight until the end. These are the kind of fights that the World wants to see.”
“Everyone asks why. I was on my honeymoon and for one reason or another, I was stood there watching Oleksandr beat-up Murat Gassiev on a mobile phone. The fight stops, and then he makes the ultimate sin and he says my name, and it didn’t take long. As soon as he said my name I knew. When I was watching the phone, I knew. Continue reading “Usyk, Bellew Kickoff Press Conference”
A selection of quotes from today’s Oleksandr Usyk vs. Tony Bellew press conference at the Radisson Blu Edwardian hotel in Manchester. Usyk (15-0, 11 KOs) defends his WBA, WBC, IBF…
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