Next fight of Oleksandr Usyk is not determined yet.
"I do not know if this fight showed something, but I'm ready for everybody, and in my next fight I am pleased to meet with the best in the world. If I get an offer on title fight, I will accept it," said Oleksandr Usyk (17-0, 13 KOs) after TKO victory over Chazz Witherspoon (38-4, 29 KOs) in the main event of the evening in Chicago.
Oleksandr Usyk (17-0, 13 KOs) was making his heavyweight debut in the fight against Chazz Witherspoon (38-4, 29 KO) on Vintrast Arena in Chicago. The winner of the meeting got a chance to fight for the WBO belt, that Anthony Joshua and Andy Ruiz Jr. will battle for on December 7.
A live stream of the boxing evening from Chicago in the main event of which Oleksandr Usyk will make his heavyweight debut in the fight against the American veteran Chazz Witherspoon, who agreed to a fight against former undisputed cruiserweight champion in less than a week before the scheduled date.
Oleksandr Usyk (16-0, 12 KOs) showed 215 pounds at the weigh-in before Saturday's debut in the heavyweight division. His opponent Chazz Witherspoon (38-3, 29 KO) was 242. For both these weights were the highest in their respective careers.
According to bookmakers, the former undisputed cruiserweight champion Oleksandr Usyk is the undisputed favorite in the fight on October 12 in Chicago against the American Chazz Witherspoon, despite the fact that this will be the first fight for the Ukrainian in the heavyweight division.