Advertisement
Advertisement
Boxingscene.com

Glowacki Return Eyed For Usyk-Briedis, Wlodarczyk To Fight On

By Luke Furman

Former cruiserweight world champions, Krzysztof Wlodarczyk (53-4-1, 37 KO) and Krzysztof Glowacki (28-1, 18 KO) are getting ready for action in the coming months.

A few weeks ago, Wlodarczyk was knocked out by Murat Gassiev in the quarterfinals of the World Boxing Super Series tournament. Glowacki is supposed to be a substitute for the WBSS semi-final fight, Oleksandr Usyk vs. Marius Briedis, taking place on January 27 in Riga. Because he's an alternate for the tournament, his trainer expects him to see action on the card.

The former WBO champion staff is waiting for the official confirmation of this information, but he is not staying idle.

glowacki (12)

Since losing a decision to Usyk in September of last year, Glowacki has picked up two victories in a row with a pair of fifth round TKO wins over Hizni Altunkaya (29-0) and Leonardo Damian Bruzzese (18-3).

Their mutual trainer, Fiodor Lapin, provided an update on both Polish fighters.

The loss to Gassiev snapped a four fight win streak for Wlodarczyk. It was also the first time he had been beaten by knockout. His other defeats all came by way of decision.

Al 36 years old, the boxer has no plans to retire from the sport and plots his next fight.

"Krzysztof was disappointed [by the loss to Gassive], but he does not intend to finish his career," said Fiodor Lapin.

"Wlodarczyk is not going to finish his career yet. On the contrary, he's burning to return to the ring. We expect that the next fight for him will take place in February or March.

"As for Glowacki, although we have no confirmation yet and there is still no word regarding the fights of the Usyk vs Briedis event, it is logical for us that Krzysiek will perform on that card. We are training and waiting for confirmation. Next week we will start sparring."

Luke Furman covers boxing for bokser.org

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by bxkiddchino on 12-27-2017

Unfortunately, I don't think this article is saying that they will fight against each other, but rather suggesting that they're making a comeback soon.

Comment by ScottWeiland on 12-26-2017

Diablo vs Glowacki as chief support in the WBSS final will be a good fight, both can pick up momentum on the semi cards.

Comment by Shontae De'marc on 12-26-2017

Awesome, just make the card even better. The trouble is being able to watch it without an illegal stream

Post a Comment - View More User Comments (3)
Top Headlines Trainer: When Hekkie Budler Went To 108 - The Fire Was Back Dana White Denies That He Tried To Steal Joshua From Hearn Golden Boy Prez: We Had a Deal For Weeks, GGG Changed Terms Jeff Horn: No Fear of Terence Crawford, I'm Going To Win Burnett, Tete, Rodriguez, Inoue in 'Toughest Challenge' – Booth GGG Promoter: Canelo Looking For Any Excuse To Do Easier Fight Amir Khan: No Fear of Kell Brook, I'd Love To Fight and Beat Him! Mares Confident He'll Make Right Adjustments To Beat Santa Cruz Adonis Stevenson: I'd Beat Bellew's Ass Again, KO Him in The UK! Donnie Nietes is Very Open To Facing Jerwin Ancajas Jaime Munguia Looks Forward To Liam Smith Showdown Pascal Urges Lemieux To Stay at 160: He's Too Small For 168 Linares Planning Ring Return, Wants To Reunite With Salas Photos: David Lemieux Returns, Pounds On Achour To Win Ramirez on Switch From Roach: Garcia's Young, Hungry, Motivated Photos: Jerwin Ancajas Gains Lopsided Win Over Jonas Sultan Quigg Willing to Fight Frampton in Rematch August 18 in Belfast Horn's Coach: Crawford's Trainer is Not 'Bomac' - He's 'Big Mac!' Golovkin Promoter: Canelo Wants 65-35, We Want Fair 50-50 Split! Photos: Kal Yafai Drops David Carmona Five Times For TKO Win Photos: Argenis Mendez Wins, Decks Eddie Ramirez Four Times Photos: King Tug Demolishes Oscar Escandon - Knockdown Fest Jayr Raquinel Blasts Out Shun Kosaka To Retain OPBF Title Roman Gonzalez vs. Kal Yafai Could Be Next, Says Eddie Hearn Golden Boy Prez: Golovkin Rematch is Dead, Ridiculous Demands! Oscar Valdez Calls on AIBA To Bring Back Old Rules, Train Judges Manzanilla Shocks Julio Ceja, Costs Him Mandatory Title Shot David Lemieux Sends Achour Down, Punishes Him For Decision Argenis Mendez Drops Eddie Ramirez Four Times, Wins Decision Jerwin Ancajas Decisions Jonas Sultan, Retains IBF Title Tugstsogt Nyambayar Drops Oscar Escandon 5 Times, TKO in 3 Jerwin Ancajas vs. Jonas Sultan - LIVE BoxingScene Scorecard Kal Yafai Drops, Stops David Carmona in Seven Rounds Kal Yafai vs. David Carmona - LIVE BoxingScene Scorecard Shawn Porter: I'll Fight Danny Garcia Wherever He Wants Jerwin Ancajas-Jonas Sultan Undercard Results From Fresno Hearn: Joshua vs. Povetkin Discussions Are Ongoing Yafai: 'Absolute Joke' How Heavy Carmona Came in for Our Fight Horn's Trainer: Crawford is Just a Man, Horn Beat a Legend! Naoya Inoue Eyes More Titles: I Hope To Win Whole WBSS!
Advertisement

Latest Active Forum Threads
Advertisement
Advertisement