By Tim Royner: Alexander Povetkin (32-2, 24 KOs) won’t even be facing Oleksander Usyk (16-0, 12 KOs) within his heavy weight debut in the end, according to latest Boxing news. Povetkin, 3-9, will take a second struggle instead of facing Usyk on May 18.
Hearn stated that Povetkin could struggle on the undercard of Usyk vs. Takam against 2012 U.S Olympian Michael Hunter (16-1, 11 KOs).
Hunter may beat those guys all by knockout. If anybody should be fighting with Hunter, it must be Usyk. Then Hunter is, In case he wants a struggle. Hearn won’t even create that struggle, as Usyk overcome Hunter that a decision in April 2017. Usyk had to get on his bicycle to beat at Hunter, thanks to him getting hit on a lot. Usyk finished hitting and moving the complete second half the struggle. Usyk gained by the dozens 117-111 and 117-111, 117-111. Alongside Mairis Briedis, Hunter gave Usyk his struggle as an expert.