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Haye: Usyk Can't Get Hit Like That By Joshua; He Has Work To Do

David Haye is one of only two boxers that can offer a personal perspective on what it takes for a cruiserweight champion to move up and beat a huge heavyweight champion. The retired Haye’s advice to O...Read More

Holyfield: Two Different Eras, Usyk is The Best of His Time

Evander Holyfield offered a scouting report of his first glimpse of southpaw Oleksander Usyk, an impromptu review of a Youtube video on his cell phone of the 31-year-old Ukrainian undisputed cruiserwe...Read More

Hearn: Joshua-Usyk Will Be A Massive Fight One Day, Not Now

Eddie Hearn envisions a day when Anthony Joshua-Oleksandr Usyk will do big business in the United Kingdom. Their promoter wholeheartedly agrees with Usyk, though, in that the Joshua fight isn’t quite ...Read More

Oleksandr Usyk vs. Tony Bellew: Afterthoughts

Going on the road to defeat three quality opponents in your division in the same calendar year would be commendable in any generation. Let’s get that out of the way first. It’s been done before, and s...Read More

Parker's Promoter: We Want Whyte-Chisora Winner - NOT Usyk

Joseph Parker’s promoter, David Higgins, is hoping to get his fighter in position to fight the Dillian Whyte vs. Derek Chisora winner in 2019. Parker (24-2, 18 KOs), a former WBO heavyweight champion,...Read More

Bellew: I Want Reality Back, I Want a Normal Life and I Will Find It

Bellew had the opportunity to become the first Briton to simultaneously clinch all four major world titles in a weight class on his career swansong at a raucous Manchester Arena. Despite being a consi...Read More

Manager: Usyk Will Need a Fight or Two Before Joshua Title Fight

Egis Klimas, the manager for WBO, IBF, WBC, WBA cruiserweight world champion Oleksandr Usyk, says his boxer would need a max of two fights at heavyweight to be ready for a clash with WBO, IBF, WBA, IB...Read More

Malignaggi: Bellew Was Clever & Good; Usyk Was Very Frustrated

Paulie Malignaggi made sure Saturday night to tell Tony Bellew how smart he fought against Oleksandr Usyk. England’s Bellew is more known for his grit and power than his boxing ability, but Malignaggi...Read More

Froch: Fighting Joshua May Be Too Ambitious For 'Special' Usyk

Carl Froch is as impressed by Oleksandr Usyk as most boxing experts and fans. The former super middleweight champion is intrigued, too, by the probability of the unbeaten Ukrainian southpaw moving up ...Read More

Eddie Hearn: Tony Bellew One Of Best Men You'll Ever Meet

Eddie Hearn has paid tribute to Tony Bellew after he retired from boxing. The former world cruiserweight champion bowed out of the sport after being knocked out by Oleksandr Usyk. Bellew challenged th...Read More

Malignaggi: Usyk Should Fight Whyte, Chisora or Oquendo First

Former two division world champion Paulie Malignaggi was ringside on Saturday night at Manchester Arena, and watched Oleksandr Usyk (16-0, 12 KOs) retain his WBC, WBO, IBF, WBA cruiserweight titles wi...Read More

Usyk Will Take His Time, Will Not Rush To a Joshua Fight

Oleksandr Usyk is in no rush to move up to the heavyweight division to challenge Anthony Joshua. The Ukrainian defended his WBC, WBA, IBF and WBO cruiserweight titles with a devastating eighth-round k...Read More

Tony Bellew: I Had To Retire, My Body Can't Take it No More

TONY BELLEW admits he has retired from boxing because his body can no longer handle the gruelling training camps. But he left with a warning for his final foe not to take on the “giants” in the heavyw...Read More

Oleksandr Usyk vs. Tony Bellew - CompuBox Punch Stats

Undisputed cruiserweight champion Oleksandr Usyk once again emerges victorious on his opponent's home ground thanks to a titanic left cross to the jaw that left Tony Bellew spread-eagled along the ro...Read More

Haye: I Had Bellew Ahead Of Usyk By One, But He Unraveled

Haye has squashed his beef with Bellew and was rooting from a ringside seat for the man that stopped him twice to pull off what would’ve been a big upset versus Usyk. By the time the fourth round ende...Read More

Whyte: I Would Maul Usyk All Night, He'll Struggle at Heavyweight!

Heavyweight contender Dillian Whyte is confident that he would batter and break down Oleksandr Usyk if they met in the ring. On Saturday night, Whyte was ringside at Manchester Arena as Usyk likely to...Read More

Hearn Sees Numerous Options For Usyk's Debut at Heavyweight

Oleksandr Usyk wants a rest before he decides on his next move. The Ukrainian former Olympic champion is a man of few words and it took him just one to confirm his intentions for the next 12 months. U...Read More

Bellew: Usyk Best I've Fought; Only Best, Biggest Will Beat Him

Oleksandr Usyk was even better then Tony Bellew expected. Bellew knew he would encounter one of the best boxers in the sport Saturday night in Manchester, England. The former WBC world cruiserweight c...Read More

Hearn 'Pleased People Got To See Real Bellew' Versus Usyk

Eddie Hearn’s concern for Tony Bellew was obvious when Bellew’s promoter jumped up from his front-row seat and almost moved Bellew’s head off the bottom rope Saturday night. A few minutes later, once ...Read More

Photos: Usyk Secures a Brutal Knockout of Bellew - HUGE Gallery

Usyk, Bellew Fight Photos Gallery - Manchester Arena, Manchester - Tony Bellew vowed to retire from boxing after Ukrainian Oleksandr Usyk defended his WBC, WBA, IBF and WBO cruiserweight titles with a...Read More