Egis Klimas, manager of mandatory contender for the WBO heavyweight title Alexander Usyk, told journalist Steve Kim that the boxing organization does not intend to give his ward a chance to fight with their champion Anthony Joshua. At the same time, Klimas hinted that a corruption component was involved in this situation.
“I talked to Egis Klimas. He says the WBO made it clear to him that Anthony Joshua will never meet with Alexander Usyk (his mandatory challenger).“ I didn’t know Matchroom was in the protectionist business, ”he told me. Usyk is a must. a contender for about two years.
Like the rest of the division, he is idle due to the developing scenario of the Fury-Joshua battle. It is obvious that Aegis Klimas and his fighter are tired of waiting. He said it was a “corrupt” situation created by all involved, “Steve Kim wrote on his Twitter page.