Wednesday, March 9 2016 12:47 EET
Ortiz intends to break Ustinov’s skull
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Cuban boxer is not going to throw in the towel since he aims to defeat his Belarusian counterpart.

On Saturday, March 5, WBA interim champion Luis Ortiz defeated Tony Thompson with a stunning knockout in Washington. Now he has to defend his title against a Belarusian boxer Aleksandr Ustinov.

The boxers still have to arrange the date and place of their future encounter. However, Luis has already predicted its result. "My next opponent will be Ustinov, and I will break his skull. In general, WBA’s idea about the tournament is very good. I am very grateful that they’ve noticed me. Their trust in me makes me strong, I promise to perform well."

Ortiz referred to the tournament, which was initiated by WBA in order to determine the only one champion in the super heavyweight division. Thus, the winner of the fight between Ortiz and Ustinov will get an opportunity to perform against the winner of the final rematch иуецуут Wladimir Klitschko and Tyson Fury. The second finalist will be the winner of the fight between Lucas Browne and Fres Oquendo.

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