How does Sergey Tokarev prepare for the fight with Richard Lupkes. ()
NG: There have been changes in the fight card, you were supposed to fight Michael Todd, but you’ll fight Richard Lupkes. What do you think of this change?
ST: Richard Lupkes is a top-class fighter. I think this is a change for the better.
NG: Did you analyze Lupkes’ fights?
ST: I started to alter my preparations, I analyze and think a lot.
NG: How are your preparations going? Are you gaining weight before the fight?
ST: My preparations are going full steam ahead, I weigh 113 kg and plan to increase strength, but I’m not controlling weight.
NG: Who’s your sparring partner nowadays?
ST: It doesn’t matter.