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Usyk Vs Fury Rematch to go down December 21 in Riyadh

Boom RadioNG | May 30, 2024
Oleksandr Usyk The Undisputed Heavyweight Champion of the World

The latest undisputed World Heavyweight Boxing Champion, Oleksandr Usyk is set to face British boxer, Tyson Fury in a rematch on December 21 to take place in Riyadh after winning their undisputed heavyweight boxing bout earlier this month.

This was disclosed by the chairman of the General Entertainment Authority, Turki Alalshikh on X saying “The rematch between the undisputed champion Oleksandr Usyk and the champion Tyson Fury is now scheduled on the 21 of December 2024 during Riyadh Season,”.

The Ukrainian remains undefeated after winning by split decision against Fury on May 19 in the first unification fight of the four-belt era.

 

Oleksandr Usyk The Undisputed Heavyweight Champion of the World

Oleksandr Usyk The Undisputed Heavyweight Champion of the World

The 37-year-old Ukrainian, who briefly served as a soldier after the Russian invasion, was also undisputed champion at cruiserweight and won Olympic, world and European honours as an amateur before handing Tyson Fury, his first defeat.

Britain’s Lennox Lewis won the last undisputed heavyweight championship against Evander Holyfield in 1999.

 

`Dolupo Balogun

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