Bronze medalist of the World Championship and bronze medalist of the European Championship Maxim Babanin said in an interview with REN TV on December 8 that he was ready for anything in the upcoming fight with Beato Costa, nicknamed the “Brazilian giant”.
“If he puts pressure on me, I know what to do in this case. If he runs away, I also know what to do with him, ”said the boxer.
Once a Russian fighter beat Tyson Fury in the amateur championship. At the moment, Fury is at the top of professional boxing, he has not a single defeat. The Russian fighter also did not rule out that he will once again go against the British.
“The fight with Tyson Fury can happen when, for example, I go unbeaten, win 10-15 fights. I will make a challenge to him, and then it should come from him. If he wants to fight, then we will fight, ”he clarified.
Earlier, on December 6, Russian boxer Edgar Ghukasyan announced his intention to return the title of champion of the World Boxing Association (WBA) Asia South in a rematch with Argentinean Ricardo Villalba. The Russian has already won this champion title, but on July 23 he lost it in a duel with Villalba. Then the Russian approached the opponent and accidentally hit the head of the Argentine. The referee interpreted this incident as a prohibited hit.
The professional boxing evening “Storm on the Volga” will be held in Samara on December 17 at the sports and concert complex “Palace of Sports”. REN TV channel will broadcast live.