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Usyk vs. Briedis

Oleksandr Usyk should stay at cruiserweight

By Jim Dower: Okeksandr Usyk (14-0, 11 KOs) had a really difficult tie last Saturday night in barely beating WBC cruiserweight champion Mairis Briedis (23-1, 18 KOs) by a 12 round majority decision in Riga, Latvia. … Read

Usyk faces Gassiev-Dorticos winner on May 11th in Saudi Arabia

By Jim Dower: WBC/WBO cruiserweight champion Oleksandr Usyk (14-0, 11 KOs) will have a little less than 4 months to wait to face the winner of the February 3 semifinals fight between Yunier “KO Doctor’ Dorticos and Murat Gassiev to meet one of them in the finals of the World Boxing Super Series [WBSS] tournament […]

Mairis Briedis wants rematch against Oleksandr Usyk

By Allan Fox: Mairis Briedis (23-1, 18 KOs) says he wants a rematch with WBO champion Oleksandr Usyk (14-0, 11 KOs) after losing to him by a 12 round majority decision on Saturday night at the Riga Arena in Riga, Latvia. Briedis lost his WBC cruiserweight title in the defeat in the semifinals of the […]

Oleksandr Usyk vs. Mairis Briedis – Results

By Jim Dower: Using his high work rate, the taller WBO cruiserweigh champion Olesandr Usyk (14-0, 11 KOs) outworked previously undefeated WBC cruiserweight belt holder Mairis Briedis (23-1, 18 KOs) to beat him by a 12 round majority decision in their semifinals fight in the World Boxing Super Series on Saturday night at the Riga […]

Usyk – Briedis Live Stream

Results from Riga: Aleksandr Usyk W 12 (115-113, 115-113, 114-114) Mairis Briedis Micki Nielsen W 8 Ricards Bolotniks Filip Hrgovic TKO 4 Tom Little Otto Wallin pts 8 Srdan Govedarica Mikael Lawal pts 6 Istvan Orsos Araik Marutjan pts 4 Richard Hegyi… Read

Oleksandr Usyk vs. Mairis Briedis – Official weights

By Jeff Aranow: WBO cruiserweight champion Oleksander Usyk (13-0, 11 KOs) weighed in at 199.3 pounds on Friday afternoon for his semifinals match in the World Boxing Super Series on Saturday night against WBC Mairis Briedis (23-0, 18 KOs) for their fight at the Riga Arena in Riga, Latvia. … Read

Usyk vs. Briedis analysis and prediction

By Allan Fox: Oleksandr Usyk (13-0, 11 KOs) says he plans on making it entertaining for the fans tonight in his unification fight against Mairis Briedis in the World Boxing Super Series (WBSS) at the Arena Riga in Riga, Latvia. … Read

Oleksandr Usyk vs. Mairis Briedis opens World Boxing Super Series semifinals

The highly-anticipated World Boxing Super Series (WBSS) opens its semifinals-round action this Saturday, when undefeated world champions Oleksandr “The Cat” Usyk and Mairis Briedis battle in a title unification this Saturday, airing live from Latvia, starting at 2 p.m. ET, exclusively on Super Channel in Canada.… Read

Usyk vs. Briedis: Preview & Analysis

By Tim Royner: This Saturday night 2012 Olympic gold medalist Oleksandr Usyk (13-0, 11 KOs) will looking to prove himself as one of the best fighters in the cruiserweight division in his fight with Mairis Briedis in the World Boxing Super Series tournament. … Read

Big crowd for Usyk / Briedis workout in Riga

WBO-Champion Aleksandr Usyk and WBC-Champion Mairis Briedis entertained the masses at an open training before their Ali Trophy semi-final clash on Saturday at the Arena Riga, Latvia. “People can look forward to a great fight between two world champions,” said Aleksandr Usyk.… Read

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