Unified boxing heavyweight champion Oleksandr Usyk is doing his portion to assistance alleviation efforts successful his location state of Ukraine.
Usyk has been helping support his location country against the existent Russian invasion. Currently, he’s taken permission from the subject enactment to bid for his rematch with Anthony Joshua. Ahead of the bout, Usyk spoke to BSNSports to sermon however he’ll usage his level to rise funds for alleviation efforts successful Ukraine.
He revealed that he’ll squad up with decorator Dosbrak to merchantability astir 2,000 NFTs up of his rematch with Joshua to rise funds for his charity, The Usyk Foundation. Dosbrak has worked with notable fighters successful the past specified arsenic Conor McGregor.
“Many radical successful Ukraine are present seeking help,” Usyk said, “We deliberation that arsenic soon arsenic it’s released, galore radical volition really person this assistance — radical who really request it.”
Usky and Joshua’s rematch has nary authoritative day arsenic of this writing. However, Usky is presently undefeated successful his nonrecreational boxing vocation with a nonrecreational grounds of 19-0. His past triumph implicit Joshua earned him the WBA (Super), IBF, WBO, and IBO heavyweight titles.
Joshua suffered the 2nd nonrecreational nonaccomplishment of his vocation against Usyk. The Ukrainian joins Andy Ruiz Jr. arsenic the lone antheral to person ever bushed Joshua wrong the squared circle. Joshua presently holds a grounds of 24-2. The Englishman hopes to springiness Usyk the archetypal blemish connected his grounds their adjacent clip out.
What bash you deliberation astir Usyk’s alleviation efforts for Ukraine? And who are you picking successful the rematch betwixt Usyk and Joshua? Sound disconnected successful the comments!