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Taste of His Own Poison – ‘Everything’s done’ – Team Usyk say deal to fight Fury is ‘done from our side’ and they’re waiting on Gypsy King to

OLEKSANDR USYK has agreed to a blockbuster showdown with Tyson Fury next year.

A multi-million-pound undisputed bout between the pair was on course to take place in Saudi Arabia on December 17 until Usyk revealed he was struggling with multiple injuries.

Tyson Fury is set to face Oleksandr Usyk in a blockbuster undisputed title fight next year
The undefeated Ukrainian has finalized his part of the mega-fight
Usyk retained his unified heavyweight title with a decision win over Anthony Joshua in August
Negotiations, however, continued and Team Usyk has agreed to the proposed terms for the historic dust-up.

The Ukrainian’s manager Egis Klimas told SecondsOut: “Everything is done from our side – everything, absolutely.
“So, there’s only one guy who can say, ‘Yes, we’re going [ahead];’ that’s Fury.”
Usyk, 34, holds four of the heavyweight marbles following spectacular back-to-back displays against Brit Anthony Joshua.

Klimas admitted: “Size difference, of course, it’s not in Usyk’s favor.
“[Fury] is a giant. Also, he’s a good fighter. He’s a talented fighter first of all; Second, he has a good boxing IQ.

“So, he is a very, very dangerous fighter.”
Fury, 34, will defend his WBC crown at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium on December 3 in a trilogy fight with fellow Brit Derek Chisora.

And Usyk has no problem rematching 38-year-old Chisora for the belts should he shock the world and dethrone The Gypsy King.

When asked about Chisora potentially throwing a spanner into the works, Klimas said: “Then we’re gonna go and unify the titles with Chisora.

“We [beat him comfortably in 2020], but again: Boxing is boxing; one time you beat them, one time you can lose, one time you can draw – and all kind of different things happen.”
Usyk was left baffled by Fury’s choice of Chisora for his voluntary defense of the WBC title.

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