Watch Full Fight Video Highlight of Anthony Joshua Vs Oleksandr Usyk IBF, IBO, WBA WBO Heavyweight World Championship Fight Which Took Place at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium On September 25th.
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Anthony Joshua will defend his IBF, IBO WBA And WBO heavyweight World titles against former Undisputed Cruiserweight champion Oleksandr Usyk on Saturday night at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium.
Oleksandr Usyk is the WBO.mandatory to Anthony Joshua’s Belt and has held that positīon since his move up to heavyweight. He has so far fought twice within with his recent performance, a unanimous decision victory over Dereck Chisora. Usyk has won two fights since then but this has been less impressive enough for an opponent of Joshua’s Caliber.
Joshua on the other hand, has taken out all contenders in the UK and except the WBC champion Tyson Fury, whom he planned on meeting earlier this year. Joshua was close to signing a deal for an all British unification fight with the “Gypsy King ” when a Judge in the Court Of Arbitration ordered Fury to fight Deontay Wilder again.
Usyk was turned to by Joshua and the tricky Ukrainian plans to spoil the show with an upset on Saturday. However, If he succeeds, Usyk will do it in a smaller frame, giving up a significant height and reach advantage in the fight. Usyk will be no doubt smaller but has a fast and has fast legs capable of causing Joshua issues in the fight.
Joshua might be slow but has a lot of power capable of getting Usyk out of the ring with a punch. The issue remains the possibility of of connecting that punch and how Usyk will fair facing Joshua at his career highest weight. Maybe a possibility of seeing a slower Usyk. We don’t know so we will wait till the event is over.
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