On Monday, heavyweight contender Daniel Dubois was officially added to the Showtime Pay-Per-View sub-map for the cruiserweight clash between social media star Jake Paul and former UFC champ Tyron Woodley.
The card will take place on Sunday, August 29th, at the Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse in Cleveland, Ohio.
Dubois (16-1, 15 KOs), ranked number one by the WBA, faces Joe Cusumano (19-3, 17 KOs) in a 10-round match.
The upcoming fight will be the second for Dubois since losing to top heavyweight contender Joe Joyce in November 2020. Dubois rebounded with a round of 16 knockout from Bogdan Dinu in June to win the interim WBA heavyweight title.
Dubois wants to make a big statement in front of American boxing fans.
“I feel good about it and have been waiting for the chance to come to America and make my debut. Now it’s finally here, I can’t wait. I want to go there to make a statement, come on with” a good one Win and then see what’s next. It’s definitely a chance to show you a future world champion and I’ve made some changes on my team and I’m ready to go back up and fight for big belts. I want to be back in the line of fire, “said Dubois.
“We’ll see how I look at more time with Shane McGuigan, but I look different and better in the gym. Now I can’t wait to show it all on fight night. I’ll be 100% ready for this, even if I do underestimate it. ” nobody, and will do the job.
“I’m sure Joe Cusumano will come and bring his A game and that’s what I want because it’ll make a better fight. We’ll clash there and the winner will take it all. The name Daniel Dubois will be America crack now. “