To nobody’s real surprise, the return fight between Alexander Povetkin and Dillian Whyte will not be taking place on January 30 as scheduled. Povetkin is still struggling to regain his full strength after having tested positive for the coronavirus.… read full article “Heavyweight News: Povetkin/Whyte II Delayed Indefinitely, Chisora Wants 4 Fights In 2021”
As fight fans may well have read by now, Alexander Povetkin has unfortunately tested positive for Covid-19 and he will not be fighting Dillian Whyte in their November 21 return fight as scheduled. This is a bad blow – to Povetkin, to Whyte and to boxing fans – but first and foremost we must all wish Povetkin a swift and full recovery.… read full article “Povetkin Tests Positive, Out Of Whyte Rematch – But Chisora Offers To Step In!”
Shortly before his big fight with Olkesandr Usyk, warrior Dereck Chisora said a defeat shouldn’t mean to much to a fighter; certainly, Chisora said, no fighter should be scared of defeat. What is it, Chisora asked, but a number at the end of your record?… read full article “Dereck Chisora: Should Ten Defeats Mean The End?”
“He’ll Have To Do Something Significantly Better” Says David Haye
There was quite a lot to take away from last night’s entertaining and engrossing heavyweight battle between Oleksandr Usyk and Dereck Chisora. It was interesting seeing how Usyk, with his great boxing brain, coped with the relentless, give it all ya got pressure of Chisora.… read full article “Usyk Defeats Chisora, But Can He Become Heavyweight Champ?”
Dereck Chisora says he’s not retiring from boxing after losing a disappointing 12 round unanimous decision to former undisputed cruiserweight champion Oleksandr Usyk last Saturday night at the Wembley Arena in Wembley, England.
Chisora (32-10, 23 KOs) feels he did enough to get the nod on the judges’ scorecards, but it wasn’t to be.… read full article “Dereck Chisora – I’m not retiring yet”
Oleksandr Usyk (18-0, 13 KOs) used his technical skills to wear down and defeat Dereck Chisora (32-10, 23 KOs) by a competitive 12 round unanimous decision Saturday night at the Wembley Arena in Wembley, UK.
The scores were 117-112, 115-113, and 115-113.… read full article “Oleksandr Usyk decisions Dereck Chisora – Boxing Results”
OLEKSANDR USYK WUD12 (117-112, 115-113, 115-113) v DEREK CHISORA
Oleksandr Usyk passed his first major test in the Heavyweight division by outpointing Derek Chisora and winning their high-stakes clash via unanimous decision.
Ukraine’s undefeated Olympic gold medallist and former Undisputed Cruiserweight Champion answered doubts about his natural size by displaying his electric footwork and razor-sharp punch accuracy against Chisora at The SSE Arena, Wembley.… read full article “Usyk beats Chisora – Live Results From Wembley”
The weights from today’s weigh-in are in from The SSE Arena, Wembley, where Oleksandr Usyk will face Derek Chisora live on DAZN in all of its nine markets including the U.S. and Sky Sports Box Office in the UK.… read full article “Watch LIVE: Derek Chisora – Alexander Usyk Weigh In Results & Livestream”
Notes & quotes from the Usyk vs. Chisora press conference ahead of Saturday’s action, live on DAZN in all of its nine markets including the U.S. an Sky Sports Box Office in the UK.
Oleksandr Usyk – Kiev, Ukraine – 17-0, 13 KO’s – fighting Derek Chisora in a Heavyweight clash:
“There will be no war.… read full article “Usyk vs Chisora Final Presser Quotes And Photos”
Dereck Chisora says he’s not going to lose to Oleksandr Usyk on Saturday night in their fight at the Wembley Arena in London, England.
Chisora (32-9, 23 KOs) has a high degree of respect for Usyk (17-0, 13 KO) as a fighter, but he’s going to put it on him and look to blast him out.… read full article “Dereck Chisora: I am not going to lose to Oleksandr Usyk”