Yekaterina Usyk was connected to:
over a year ago
Oleksandr Oleksandrovych Usyk (OO-seek; Ukrainian: Олекса́ндр Олекса́ндрович У́сик; born 17 January 1987) is a Ukrainian professional boxer. He is a unified world heavyweight champion, having held the WBA (Super), IBF, WBO and IBO titles since defeating Anthony Joshua in September 2021; previously he reigned as the undisputed world cruiserweight champion from 2018 until he vacated his titles in 2019, being the first cruiserweight in history to hold all four major world championships: the WBA (Super), WBC, IBF and WBO titles. With his defeat of Anthony Joshua, Usyk became one of only three boxers in history to have unified the cruiserweight world titles and become a world heavyweight champion, joining Evander Holyfield and David Haye.