Alexander Shlemenko assessed Gassiev’s chances in a fight with Kevin Johnson

Former Bellator MMA promotion champion Alexander Shlemenko shared his opinion on the upcoming fight between Murat Gassiev and Kevin Johnson for the belt of the WBA international heavyweight champion, which will take place on October 31 in Sochi

“For me personally, Murat Gassiev is my favorite. Because he is faster than Kevin Johnson. Johnson is such a traditional heavy. He is heavy, I will not say that he moves too fast. Yes, undoubtedly, he has a heavy punch, but he has the same heavy punch. and Murat Gassiev. Therefore, I would bet on Gassiev in this battle. Due to speed, due to movement, due to hard blows, “the official website of the REN TV channel quoted Shlemenko as saying.

We will remind, earlier Murat Gassiev responded to Johnson’s thrash-talk, promising to prove himself in the ring.

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