13 Oct

Usyk vs Fury contract contains option for a potential rematch

Oleksandr Krasyuk, the promoter of heavyweight champion Oleksandr Usyk, who holds the WBA, WBO, IBO, and IBF titles, has confirmed that the contract for Usyk's bout with WBC heavyweight champion Tyson Fury includes a provision for a potential rematch.

Krasuk revealed this during a meeting of the WBO's ratings committee to the President of the World Boxing Organization, Francisco Varcarcel.

Usyk and Fury officially signed the contract for their fight on September 29. However, the exact date for the bout has not been finalized yet. On October 28, Tyson Fury is set to face Francis Ngannou.