Ukrainian boxer Oleksandr Usyk plans to relax in his native Simferopol after the victory over the Russians by Murat Gassiev in the final of the world Boxing series (WBSS). It is reported by RIA Novosti.
“I have not seen their children for two months. They are now at the grandmother in Simferopol. Of course, I will go to Kiev and get my stuff and quickly go to the children. (…) I really missed my children. Naturally, you want to go and see them, hug, play around,” — said the boxer.
Usik defeated by Gassieva WBSS in the final by unanimous decision. Ukrainian became the winner of four champion belts under versions of the International Boxing Federation (IBF), world Boxing Association (WBA), world Boxing organization (WBO) and world Boxing Council (WBC).
In January 2018 the Tendril reacted to the question about the purpose of his travel to the Crimea. Athlete call a press “hound”. He noted that he was born in Simferopol and has not forgotten its roots.