Oleksandr Usyk, the reigning WBA, WBO, IBO, and IBF heavyweight champion, shares his perspective on Tyson Fury, the current WBC champion. Usyk clarified that his interest in Fury is not personal; rather, he yearns for a chance to go toe-to-toe with him in the ring.
Usyk's drive extends beyond simply acquiring the WBC title. He stresses the weight of the anticipated battle itself and the exhilaration it promises for the fans. Usyk asserted that the public deserves to witness such a clash, predicting it to be a monumental event that will be remembered for years to come.
Despite his expressed eagerness to face Fury, Usyk's immediate focus remains on his upcoming bout against Daniel Dubois on August 26. This encounter also carries substantial significance for Usyk, who is channeling all his energy and enthusiasm into securing a victory.