Oleksandr Usyk Promoter Reveals Massive Replace On Plans To Cease IBF Stripping Belt

by Christina S. Brown
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Simply days after turning into the undisputed champion, Oleksandr Usyk’s crew have revealed plans that they assume m would possibly assist them keep away from being stripped of the IBF belt.

The IBF had all the time stated they deliberate to strip their world title from whoever got here out on high of the historic showdown in Saudi Arabia this previous weekend and that was Usyk, the Ukrainian former undisputed cruiserweight king.

In a detailed struggle with loads of momentum swings, Usyk was the person who managed to impress the judges most, not least with an enormous ninth spherical that noticed Fury out on his toes and stumbling across the ring earlier than being given a standing eight rely.

There’s a contracted rematch between the 2 that Fury has stated he’ll set off earlier than October time, and it appears as if Usyk is eager on holding all of the belts in play and his crew have now revealed that they plan to ask for an exemption and have his obligatory delayed till after the rematch.

This comes after that door was left open by IBF President Darryl Peoples who informed Boxing Scene that Usyk ‘was eligible to ask for an extension to his obligatory obligation in opposition to Filip Hrgovic.’ Peoples later stated the identical factor to Lance Pugmire.

“So far as the IBF guidelines go, any reigning champion goes to have the ability to ask for an exception. Any reigning champion can ask for an exception to any IBF rule. They’ve the correct to.”

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