Zhilei Zhang reveals his game plan ahead of the rematch

Zhilei Zhang recognized Joe Joyce's weak area and looks forward to taking advantage of it this Saturday night.

by Aryan Lakhani
Zhilei Zhang reveals his game plan ahead of the rematch
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The heavyweight war is on! Zhilei Zhang will be facing Joe Joyce this Saturday night for the highly anticipated rematch. In their previous encounter, Zhang obliterated Joe Joyce and secured a terrific 6th round TKO win. Watch the entire match highlights below: It was a gutting loss for Joe Joyce as he never tasted defeat; the rematch promises to be exciting and explosive.

Joyce has a fantastic opportunity ahead of him to avenge his bitter loss; in less than a few days, we will find out if Joe Joyce can get redemption and reclaim his WBO interim heavyweight belt. Zhilei Zhang seems to have identified Joe Joyce's weak area and looks forward to using it to his advantage.

The outcome of the upcoming match will play a pivotal role in both Joe Joyce and Zhilei Zhang's careers, as a win could allow them to fight against well-known opponents. Zhang really wanted to fight Tyson Fury, who knows a comprehensive victory could grab Fury's attention for a clash.

Zhilei Zhang on his game plan

In a recent interview, Zhilei Zhang shared his thoughts on the upcoming match against Joe Joyce and revealed what he looks forward to doing this Saturday night, "I think from the opening bell, Joe was having problems trying to figure out what the fight was going to be looking like, So, he activated the rematch and definitely analyzed the fight," Zhang said, as quoted by boxingnews24.com. "I'm going to aim for his eye.

I know where his weakness is at. Of course, everybody saw the eye swelling up. I'm aiming for the eye, no question". The final face off and press conferences will take place just a few days before the fight, and it will be very interesting to see the two fighters face off one final time before they square off in the ring.

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