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Usyk Defeats Fury to Become First Four-Belt Undisputed Heavyweight Champion

Boom RadioNG | May 19, 2024
Oleksandr Usyk The Undisputed Heavyweight Champion of the World

History was made in the ring last night as Oleksandr Usyk defeated Tyson Fury by split decision to become the first undisputed heavyweight champion in the four-belt era!

A Dramatic Night in Saudi Arabia Crowns a New Champion

On a grand stage in Saudi Arabia, the boxing world witnessed a legacy-defining night. Briton Tyson Fury started strong, but a dramatic ninth round saw Usyk unleash a ferocious attack, culminating in a standing 10 count and a near-knockout that left Fury saved by the bell.

Following an agonizing wait for the judges’ verdict, a jubilant Usyk burst into tears as he was declared the victor. The scorecards revealed a close contest, with Usyk edging Fury 115-112 and 114-113, while a single judge favored Fury 114-113.

Fury Loses Undefeated Record, Rematch on the Horizon

This defeat marked a significant turning point in Fury’s career. The 35-year-old boxer, undefeated for 16 years, will have a chance for redemption as a rematch is already slated for later this year. Despite the loss, a defiant Fury expressed his belief that he had won the majority of rounds and attributed the decision to outside factors.

Oleksandr Usyk The Undisputed Heavyweight Champion of the World

Oleksandr Usyk The Undisputed Heavyweight Champion of the World

Usyk Remains Undefeated, Joins Boxing Legends

Usyk, now the undisputed champion, adds the prestigious WBC belt to his already impressive collection of WBA, WBO, and IBF titles. This victory not only cements his undefeated record but also elevates him to the pantheon of boxing greats, becoming the first undisputed heavyweight champion in nearly 25 years.

Emotional Victory Dedicated to Family, Country, and Faith

An ecstatic Usyk expressed his gratitude to his team and family, highlighting the immense significance of this win. The deeply religious champion also dedicated the victory to his late father and closed the night by proclaiming Jesus Christ as his Lord and Savior.

The Heavyweight Rivalry Continues

The boxing world eagerly awaits the highly anticipated rematch between Usyk and Fury. With both fighters determined to prove their dominance, this clash promises to be another epic battle for the undisputed heavyweight crown. Stay tuned to Boom Radio NG for all the updates on this historic boxing rivalry!

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