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Oleksandr Usyk vs. Witherspoon - LIVE BoxingScene Scorecard

Ahead of Saturday’s stacked card at the Wintrust Arena in Chicago, and live around the world on DAZN, all of the fighters successfully tipped the scales just steps away from where all of the action will unfold tomorrow night. (photos by Ed Mulholland)

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“Fight Season” on DAZN continues with an action-packed card which features the heavyweight debut of former undisputed cruiserweight world champion Oleksandr Usyk (16-0, 11 KOs) against seasoned veteran Chazz Witherspoon (38-3, 29 KOs), who replaced Tyrone Spong following a positive drug test earlier this week. In the co-main event of the evening, Russia’s Dmitry Bivol (16-0, 11 KOs) will defend his WBA World Light Heavyweight Title against Lenin Castillo (20-2-1, 15 KOs) of the Dominican Republic.

Kicking off the main broadcast at 9 p.m. ET on DAZN, WBC and WBA World Female Super Lightweight titlist Jessica McCaskill (7-2, 3 KOs) of Chicago will meet Erica Farias (26-3, 10 KOs) of Argentina in a rematch of their hotly-contested fight which highlighted the first DAZN event in Chicago a year ago.

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Comment by Mcnugget1 on 10-13-2019

If Usyk can't display enough power against lower class heavyweights then he'll most likely be walked down by Wilder and Joshua. His skillset won't be enough due to a lack of height and reach. I'd also like to see his…

Comment by REDEEMER on 10-13-2019

[QUOTE=wildman;20119775]Usyk needs to destroy a mediocre heavyweight like Witherspoon in order to be taken seriously as a heavyweight.[/QUOTE] How serious would Wilder be taking on average title fights he struggled in ? Usyk will carry this guy to put on…

Comment by wildman on 10-13-2019

I love the way the author of this article refers to this garbage as a "stacked card".

Comment by wildman on 10-13-2019

Usyk needs to destroy a mediocre heavyweight like Witherspoon in order to be taken seriously as a heavyweight.

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