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Povetkin will NOT be fighting Usyk next

By Tim Royner: Alexander Povetkin (32-2, 24 KOs) won’t be facing Oleksander Usyk (16-0, 12 KOs) in his heavyweight debut after all, according to latest boxing news.  → Read: “Povetkin will NOT be fighting Usyk next”

Usyk to fight Takam or Povetkin next on May 18

By Tim Royner: Oleksander Usyk vs. Alexander Povetkin is still a possibility for May 18, according to promoter Eddie Hearn, but he says Carlos Takam is also a possibility for Oleksander on that card on DAZN.  → Read: “Usyk to fight Takam or Povetkin next on May 18”

Oleksandr Usyk vs. Alexander Povetkin targeted for May 18 on DAZN

By Mike Smith: A big fight between Alexander Povetkin and Oleksander Usyk is in the works for May 18 in Chicago, Illinois on DAZN, according to Mike Coppinger.  → Read: “Oleksandr Usyk vs. Alexander Povetkin targeted for May 18 on DAZN”

The Ukrainian Boxing Invasion

By Andy Farr: Wladimir Klitschko turned professional in November 1996 having won an Olympic gold medal for Ukraine in the summer games in Atlanta that same year.  → Read: “The Ukrainian Boxing Invasion”

Callum Smith and Oleksander Usyk doubleheader possible in May

By Trevor McIntyre: Eddie Hearn is interested in having WBA Super World super middleweight champion Callum Smith (25-0, 18 KOs) fight an opponent still to be determined on unbeaten unified cruiserweight champion Oleksander Usyk’s card in a doubleheader in the United States in May in Chicago or on the undercard of Anthony Joshua’s next fight […]

Hearn says Joshua vs. Usyk happens in 2020

By Scott Gilfoid: Eddie Hearn plans on putting together a fight between Oleksander Usyk (16-0, 12 KOs) and Anthony Joshua (22-0, 21 KOs) in 2020.  → Read: “Hearn says Joshua vs. Usyk happens in 2020”

Oleksander Usyk vs. Alexander Povetkin planned for May 18 in Chicago

By Trevor McIntyre: Promoter Eddie Hearn is planning in bringing unbeaten undisputed cruiserweight champion Oleksander Usyk over to the United States for his debut fight at heavyweight against former World Boxing Association champion Alexander Povetkin on DAZN on May 18 in Chicago, Illinois, according to ESPN.  → Read: “Oleksander Usyk vs. Alexander Povetkin planned for May […]

Whyte: ‘No one knows Oleksander Usyk”

By Scott Gilfoid: Dillian Whyte (25-1, 18 KOs) seems unconcerned that he’s poised to lose his #1 ranking with the World Boxing Organization to unified cruiserweight champion Oleksander Usyk (16-0, 12 KOs) as soon as the 2012 Olympic gold medalist moves up to heavyweight to begin campaigning at that weight.  → Read: “Whyte: ‘No one knows […]

How far can Oleksander Usyk go at heavyweight?

By Gav Duthie: It has been over 30 years since the undisputed Cruiserweight champion Evander Holyfield decided to make his assault on the heavyweight division when he stopped James Tillis in 1988.  → Read: “How far can Oleksander Usyk go at heavyweight?”

Hearn says Usyk to fight on May 18, wants Povetkin, Parker or Ortiz

By Scott Gilfoid: Eddie Hearn says Oleksander Usyk (16-0, 12 KOs) will be making his heavyweight debut on May 18, possibly against Alexander Povetkin, Joseph Parker or Luis ‘King Kong’ Ortiz.  → Read: “Hearn says Usyk to fight on May 18, wants Povetkin, Parker or Ortiz”

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