The Manager of the Russian heavyweight Murat Gassieva (26-1, 19 KO’s) Alexei Vasiliev said that at the moment nobody is thinking about a re-match against Alexander Usik (15-0, 11 KO’s):
“The likelihood of revenge with a Mustache is not considered. We do not have other plans for the next fights. At the moment our thoughts are only with the rest”, – said Vasilyev.
“Now Murat returns home. And I think that a week will generally be to simply relax, to gain strength, spend time with family and then will think about plans,” he said.
Vasilyev also said: “He needs to heal those injuries that were obtained in the preparation process. While we do not know how much time will it take him to get back in the game”.
Note that after the fight the Tendril – Gassiev Moscow two judges gave the Ukrainian 11 rounds and one all 12.
Recall that the Ukrainian defied Tony Bellew and the British have adopted it.
See also: Mustache – Gassiev: historical statistics of the battle.