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Oleksandr Usyk

WBA-IBF-WBO Unified Heavyweight Champion

Kyiv, Ukraine

Last Fight, Next Fight, Numbers
Last Fight
August 20, 2022
SD 12 Anthony Joshua, King Abdullah Sports City, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
Next Fight
August 20, 2022
6' 3"

Honored Master of Sports of Ukraine. In 2017, Oleksandr Usyk climbed to the first step of the ranking of the best boxers in the first heavyweight according to the version of the authoritative boxing publication "The Ring". On July 21, 2018, he became the first Ukrainian to become the absolute world champion, defeating the Ossetian Murat Gassiev, who represented Russia, in the finals of the WBSS World Boxing Super Series, and winning the world championship titles of the four most authoritative boxing organizations in the first heavyweight category. On September 25, 2021, he became the third Ukrainian boxer to become the heavyweight boxing world champion. In 2022 Ukrainian boxer Oleksandr Usyk defeated the Briton Anthony Joshua and confirmed his WBO, WBA, IBF and IBO championship belts, which Usyk took from Joshua last September, and his status as world champion.