Oleksandr Usyk, of Ukraine, is the WBA, WBO and IBF heavyweight world champion. Usyk is also a former cruiserweight undisputed champion and 2012 Olympics gold medalist. He won the heavyweight titles with a decision victory over Anthony Joshua in September 2021 and has defended the belts twice, including in an August 2022 rematch with Joshua. Aside from the two wins against Joshua, Usyk has notable victories over Daniel Dubois and Derek Chisora at heavyweight, and against Tony Bellew, Mairis Briedis, and Murat Gassiev at cruiserweight.
Next fight: TBA vs. Tyson Fury Record: 21-0, 14 KOs
DOB: Jan. 17, 1987
Reach: 78 inches
Height: 6-foot-3 Usyk's fights and results
Date Opponent Result TBA Tyson Fury For Fury's WBC title; Usyk's WBA/IBF/WBO titles 08/26/2023 Daniel Dubois W, KO9 - Retained WBA/IBF/WBO heavyweight titles 08/20/2022 Anthony Joshua W, SD12 - Retained WBA/IBF/WBO heavyweight titles 09/25/2021 Anthony Joshua W, UD12 - Won WBA/IBF/WBO heavyweight title 10/31/2020 Derek Chisora W, UD12 10/12/2019 Chazz Witherspoon W, TKO7 11/10/2018 Tony Bellew W, TKO8 - Retained WBC/WBA/IBF/WBO cruiserweight titles 07/21/2018 Murat Gassiev W, UD12 - Unified WBC/WBA/IBF/WBO cruiserweight titles 01/27/2018 Mairis Briedis W, MD12 - Unified WBC/WBO cruiserweight titles 09/09/2017 Marco Huck W, TKO10 - Retained WBO cruiserweight title 04/08/2017 Michael Hunter W, UD12 - Retained WBO cruiserweight title 12/17/2016 Thabiso Mchunu W, KO9 - Retained WBO cruiserweight title 09/17/2016 Krzysztof Glowacki W, UD12 - Won WBO cruiserweight title 12/12/2015 Pedro Rodriguez W, TKO7 08/29/2015 Johnny Muller W, TKO3 04/18/2015 Andrei Kniazev W, TKO8 12/13/2014 Danie Venter W, TKO9 10/04/2014 Daniel Bruwer W, TKO7 05/31/2014 Cesar Crenz W, KO4 04/26/2014 Ben Nsafoah W, KO3 12/14/2013 Epifanio Mendoza W, TKO4 11/09/2013 Felipe Romero W, TKO5 Top Usyk stories:
Sources: Tyson Fury-Oleksandr Usyk title bout set for Feb. Sources: Tyson Fury, Oleksandr Usyk have two-way rematch clause Fury-Usyk matchup details and how Ngannou can ruin the plan Sources: Tyson Fury, Oleksandr Usyk sign on for winter showdown Lapsed fan's guide to the heavyweight division: So really, when are we getting Tyson Fury-Oleksandr Usyk? Oleksandr Usyk wins again; is Tyson Fury next? That's obvious, but not so easy Oleksandr Usyk knocks Daniel Dubois down a second time to finally finish the fight and retain his belts. Oleksandr Usyk survives scare, stops Daniel Dubois to retain titles Oleksandr Usyk to defend world titles against Daniel Dubois Waiting for a fight: Without Oleksandr Usyk, who are the potential opponents for Tyson Fury's next fight? Sources: Oleksandr Usyk-Tyson Fury fight in jeopardy as talks stall Sources: Oleksandr Usyk, Tyson Fury break off talks for title bout Anthony Joshua: I'll have no regrets if Tyson Fury fight doesn't happen after Oleksandr Usyk saga One fight away from undisputed: The fighters -- and divisions -- closer to crowning a four-belt champ Tyson Fury, Oleksandr Usyk agree to terms on title fight Boxing fights we always wanted to see, but never happened. Add Spence-Crawford to the list? Boxing pound-for-pound rankings: Oleksandr Usyk overtakes Canelo Alvarez, Tyson Fury; where does Usyk land? Oleksandr Usyk bests Anthony Joshua by split decision, calls out Tyson Fury Don't be surprised if Tyson Fury fights Oleksandr Usyk in 2022 Boxing lost its biggest fight in Tyson Fury-Anthony Joshua but gained a star in Oleksandr Usyk A new champion: Reactions to Oleksandr Usyk's victory against Anthony Joshua Oleksandr Usyk stuns Anthony Joshua to win WBA, IBF, WBO world heavyweight titles