Anthony Joshua promises rematch following Oleksandr Usyk defeat

LONDON -- Anthony Joshua has promised to fight Oleksandr Usyk in a rematch after he lost his heavyweight world titles by unanimous decision at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium on Saturday. Joshua lost his WBA, IBF and WBO world title belts as he was clearly outpointed by the still-undefeated Usyk over...
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​Joe Rogan Suggests Final Bell Was Rung Early In Anthony Joshua Fight

Joe Rogan has suggested he reckons the final bell was run early in last night's Anthony Joshua vs Oleksandr Usyk fight, having shared footage on social media. Usyk beat Joshua via unanimous decision yesterday to a crowd of 66,267 at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium - in turn claiming the IBF, WBA and WBO belts.
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Oleksandr Usyk: ‘Anthony Joshua was the biggest fight in my career but it wasn’t the hardest’

Victorious in London, but Oleksandr Usyk thinks he'll have to wait to fight the Tyson Fury vs Deontay Wilder winner. NINE years ago in London, in separate bouts at the ExCel arena, Anthony Joshua, at super-heavyweight, and Oleksandr Usyk at 91kgs both won Olympic gold medals. They moved on from London 2012, Joshua became a sporting star, rising to the top of the heavyweight division and picking up WBO, WBA and IBF belts. Meanwhile Usyk dominated the cruiserweight division, unifying every sanctioning body belt in that weight class and winning the World Boxing Super Series. He completed his masterful step up to heavyweight on Saturday night when he unanimously outscored Joshua at the Tottenham stadium.

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Joshua: I'll Fight Tyson Fury or Deontay Wilder Without The Belts

On Saturday night at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium, Anthony Joshua suffered his second career defeat when he was outboxed over twelve rounds by Oleksandr Usyk. Uysk left the ring with the WBA, WBO, IBF, IBO heavyweight titles. The unexpected outcome is certainly a big setback to Joshua's goal of becoming the...

Boxing-Usyk says heavyweight title can't compare with Olympic gold

LONDON (Reuters) - New heavyweight world champion Oleksandr Usyk said his stunning victory over Anthony Joshua in London on Saturday gave him less satisfaction than winning Olympic gold in the same city in 2012. Former undisputed cruiserweight champion Usyk gave a boxing masterclass in front of 67,000 fans at the...

Anthony Joshua must make huge changes to beat Oleksandr Usyk, claims Eddie Hearn

Anthony Joshua’s promoter Eddie Hearn believes Anthony Joshua has lots of work to do to win any rematch with Oleksandr Usyk. Ukrainian fighter Usyk is now the IBF, WBA and WBO champion after a comfortable and intelligent victory over the 31-year-old Briton. There is a rematch clause between the pair but given Usyk’s dominant showing there are doubts that Joshua can comeback as easily as he did to avenge his defeat to Andy Ruiz in 2019.

Oleksandr Usyk Reveals Why He Didn’t Knock Anthony Joshua Out

Oleksandr Usyk has claimed there’s a reason why he didn’t knock out Anthony Joshua during the pair’s bout on Saturday night. Joshua lost his world heavyweight titles in the fight at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium last night, September 25, making Usyk the new WBA, WBO and IBF heavyweight champion of the world.
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Vitali Klitschko: Usyk Did A Perfect Job, It Was An Excellent Fight

The first boxer from Ukraine to win a piece of the heavyweight crown was on hand to watch the latest from his country to accomplish the feat. Hall of Fame former three-time heavyweight titlist Vitali Klitschko enjoyed a ringside view at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium in London as his countryman, Oleksandr Usyk wrested the WBA/IBF/WBO/IBO titles from Anthony Joshua. Usyk (19-0, 13KOs) offered a boxing masterclass in prevailing by scores of 117-112, 116-112 and 115-113 to become just the third heavyweight from Ukraine to win a major title in the division.

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Anthony Joshua sees ‘opportunity to go back to the drawing board’ after losing to Usyk

British boxer Anthony Joshua admitted he sees "opportunity to go back to the drawing board" after losing to Oleksandr Usyk. The defeated world heavyweight champion said he won’t “go home and cry” after losing his WBO, WBA, IBF and IBO belts to Ukrainian Oleksandr Usyk via a unanimous points decision at London’s Tottenham Hotspur Stadium on Saturday.