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‘I need to remember how to box well': Russian boxing powerhouse Gassiev targets quick return after brutal KO win

3 monthes ago   |   By RT

Russian heavyweight Murat Gassiev has admitted to having a "very difficult" time and set his sights on another bout within three months after destroying Michael Wallisch in Moscow, fighting for only the second time in three years.
Heavy-hitting Gassiev has suffered from a lack of activity since losing his unbeaten record via a decision defeat to Ukraine's Oleksandr Usyk in 2018, with injuries and promotional issues keeping him out of the ring.
A first-round demolition of Nuri Seferi in October had been Gassiev's first fight since moving up from cruiserweight, and he impressed again to...
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