Derek Chisora would invite Tony Bellew into schooling camp if Oleksandr Usyk combat is agreed
Tony Bellew will be invited into Derek Chisora’s schooling camp to provide tactical assistance on Oleksandr Usyk, if the heavyweight clash is agreed for early 2020.
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Chisora’s supervisor David Haye is hopeful that a battle can be finalised with Usyk, who marked his debut in the heavyweight division with a stoppage acquire around Chazz Witherspoon last month.
Bellew challenged Usyk for all four cruiserweight belts previous November, suffering an eighth-round stoppage loss soon after a strong start, and Haye believes the Merseysider can move on crucial tactical assistance.
Haye told Interviewer: “He fought Usyk, he sparred with Derek Chisora. I believe Tony Bellew’s perception into the strengths and the weaknesses, and what he thinks Derek can put into action in a struggle with him will be priceless.
“It will be unquestionably something that Derek will be up for. I will be up for it, Steve Broughton, Derek Chisora’s coach will unquestionably be interested in hearing somebody as expert as Tony Bellew, his thoughts and views on the combat.
“1 hundred for each cent, I would love to select Tony’s brain about what he feels the techniques must be. Punch angles, punch wide variety, practices for the combat. I’d really like to get his perspective on it.”
Promoter Eddie Hearn has instructed the WBO belt could be at stake for Usyk-Chisora, with a globe title possible to grow to be vacant just after Anthony Joshua’s rematch with Andy Ruiz Jr on December 7, live on Interviewer Box Place of work.
“Eddie loves the battle. I like the battle. Usyk enjoys the combat and Chisora loves the fight, so it appears to be like everybody’s on the identical page,” stated Haye.
“There are no promotional conflicts, or there are no tv conflicts, and both fighters want to battle each individual other. That is the ideal predicament you could potentially inquire for heading into 2020 and on the lookout for a combat in the to start with quarter.
“I imagine myself and Eddie will be in a position to go by the aspects of it in the coming weeks. We need to know anything really soon.”
Usyk is a 2012 Olympic gold medalist with a excellent skilled history, but Crew Chisora are confident of making a spectacular victory about the Ukrainian, who is still adjusting to the prime division.
Haye claimed: “I am not heading to try to say that Derek can match him talent for ability, but in some cases an attribute like dimension, like toughness, like punch electrical power – this nullifies the sizeable ability.
“Derek would not let him to stay at assortment, out-boxing him. Derek is not likely to go out there and have a boxing match, why would he do that? Will make no sense in anyway. He’s bought to get on his chest and grind it out of him.
“Derek has been practising from southpaws and he is been having good achievement. It can be all been for this moment where he shocks the earth.”