Ricardo ‘big 12’ Brown training with WBA, WBO and IBF heavyweight champion Oleksandr Usyk in Spain

Canada-based Jamaican heavyweight boxer Ricardo ‘big 12’ Brown is now in Spain where he is working out as training partner alongside Oleksandr Usyk….the reigning WBA, WBO and ibf heavyweight champion.

It comes ahead of usyk’s highly anticipated unification bout with the Gyspy King Tyson Fury..the WBC title holder….in Saudi Arabia in May.

The 34 year old  Brown  who is undefeated as a professional….was last in action in March where he beat now suspended Mexican Rafael Abdala Sanchez Rojas  to improve to 11-and-o.

Brown while at the camp in spain will serve as a sparring partner for usyk who is aiming to unify the heavyweight division for the first time since Lennox Lewis beat Evander Holyfield in March 1999.

Irie Fm Sports spoke with his trainer Dewith fFrazer who described the move as a great opportunity 

In the meantime, the bout between Fury and Usyk will take place in Riyadh on May 18 and will crown boxing’s first undisputed heavyweight champion of the four-belt era with the winner walking away with the WBC, WBA, WBO and IBF titles. 


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