Tag Archives: Oleksandr Usyk

Three Punch Combo: What’s Next for Boxing’s Ukrainian Hit Squad?

THREE PUNCH COMBO — Oleksandr Usyk and Oleksandr Gvozdyk each scored solid wins on Saturday night in their respective showcases […]

Lomachenko Shines: The Hauser Report

Vasyl Lomachenko was the story on Saturday night at the recently-opened MGM National Harbor in Oxon Hill, Maryland. Lomachenko, who’s […]

Ringside Report: Ukrainian Invasion A Big Success

OXON HILL, Md. — It’s a tired cliche, but “the more things change, the more they stay the same” was […]

Quick Results from Oxon Hill: Lomachenko TKOs Overmatched Sosa

LOMACHENKO TKOs OVERMATCHED SOSA — The new MGM National Harbor Casino in Oxon Hill, Maryland, sits less than 12 miles […]

Finding Oleksandr Usyk, the Biggest Walloper in the Ukrainian Triad

Birds of a feather indeed flock together even in Ukraine. Oleksandr Usyk was one of a trio of Ukrainians discovered […]

Ringside in Dortmund: Briedis UD 12 Huck. Can You Say Anti-Climactic?

DORTMUND, GERMANY – It wasn’t pretty by any means, but for dozens of raucous Latvian fans who made the trip, […]

Marco Huck vs. Mairis Briedis : Heavy Cruisers Collide

THE GOLDEN ERA OF CRUISERWEIGHTS – Once upon a time in fightland, the cruiserweight division, with it’s first title tilt […]

Boxing and Drama: Part Three (Haye-Bellew)

I recently wrote that I have always had a special affinity for fighters from the United Kingdom. Maybe it has […]

It Wasn’t Crowd-Pleasing, but Usyk’s Work vs. Mchunu Was Very Good

USYK RETAINS WBO TITLE — Oleksandr Usyk’s HBO debut was quite rightly overshadowed by the last dance of the great […]

JoJo Diaz and Jason Quigley Shine in Hopkins’ Finale at the Forum

RESULTS FROM THE HOPKINS-SMITH UNDERCARD — INGLEWOOD, Ca. – The remarkable career of Bernard Hopkins ended on a sour note […]