Heavyweight Joe Cusumano will get a giant alternative on Sunday’s Jake Paul vs Tyron Woodley PPV, the place he’ll face British prospect Daniel Dubois as a part of the undercard.
The 33-year-old Cusumano (19-3, 17 KO), a Virginia native, has been principally a membership fighter in his profession, if we’re being trustworthy, and is a large underdog towards Dubois (16-1, 15 KO) for fairly apparent causes. He’s the kind of opponent we’ve seen the 23-year-old Brit crush a number of occasions at this level, however Cusumano believes he’s bought extra within the toolbox than we’ve seen, and he’s now bought the prospect to indicate it.
“I’m prepared,” Cusumano stated. “I’ve been preventing for a very long time, and I’m able to let my abilities present. I’m so much higher than what I’ve proven. I’ve actually been engaged on my abilities and the way to exhibit what I can do. That is the proper battle to do this.”
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Cusumano final fought on Nov. 28, stopping Gregory Corbin within the sixth spherical on the Triller present headlined by the Tyson-Jones exhibition, which additionally featured Jake Paul’s knockout win over former NBA participant Nate Robinson.
He sees Dubois as an aggressive fighter, and believes he can capitalize on that as a professional veteran — with loads of punching energy of his personal.
“Dubois is an attacker like I’m, and he’s younger and hungry. It is a good battle. Each of us hit exhausting and battle to slug it out, however I imagine the smarter man will win,” Cusumano stated.
“As I’ve gotten older, I’ve realized you possibly can’t all the time simply assault. That is the heavyweight division. Something can occur. The older I’ve gotten, the smarter I’ve gotten. It is a dream come true.”