Usyk awaits Winner!
Gassiev v Dorticos make weight in Sochi ahead of WBSS unification live on ITV Box Office (Free to Air main Event 10pm)
“I would like to thank every who came to the weigh-in,” said Gassiev. “I don’t feel any pressure at all. I am looking forward to fighting in front of my family, friends, and fans.”
“The stare down was intense, but that is normal. I see a future in the tournament after this fight. I will do my job.”
Said Cuban Dorticos: “I will end the fight before the fifth round. I will kick his ass in front of his own fans.”
“On Saturday the Russian fans and boxing fanatics all over the world will learn what the ‘KO Doctor’ is about!”
Ukraine’s Aleksandr Usyk awaits the winner in the final of the cruiserweight edition of the World Boxing Super Series. The final takes place in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia in May.