Oleksandr Usyk signs with Matchroom

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  1. MMALOPEZ Gold Belt

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  2. treelo //Do something here

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    This is fucking great news.

    Usyk to beat Bellew, then he can start working his way through Chisora/Whyte to see if he is good enough at the top weight to compete with Joshua, makes perfect sense.
     
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    HEARN RUNS BOXING.
     
  5. JayE Red Belt

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    The Bellew fight isn't competitive, but it should get him paid, introduce him to the UK audience, and set up a HW run.
     
  6. wilddeuces Banned Banned

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    Only way he'd get the Bellew fight.
     
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    He will absolutely destroy Bellend. It’ll be a pleasure to watch.
     
  8. randomg1t EVERYTIME CHAMPION

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    from now on i will post this in every single usyk thread.

    why? because i am feel.
     
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    Great news. Lets just hope that Hearn can buy off or is willing to buy off the WBA so that they don't wreck a meet up with Bellew.
     
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    Usyk is there to school some heavyweights. I AM FEEL
     
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    Breidis roughed him up, can he really hang with AJ?
     
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    It (Bellew fight) was going to happen regardless. Usyk just makes more this way with the money crate DAZN was given and it doesn't put any complications between a potential match with Joshua.
     
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    Joshua's days as champion are numbered at this point
     
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    Why bellew gives a shit about the wba belt is beyond me
     
  15. XThe GreatestX Silver Belt

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    Of course not

    Its bizzare to me people think he would beat aj or even do well at hw
     
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    Look at what briedis did to manuel charr
     
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    Yes but we've all earned the chance to see Bellew take this L and he's certainly earned it too.
     
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    It's in the bag. Tony would fight at either heavy or cruiser.
     
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    I think he'd do pretty well but you're right. If he comes up against a momster then its debatable.
     
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    I got my fill when he got destroyed by Stevenson and then was arguing with Cleverly about who had the better resume between Stevenson and Kovalev (i.e. the two guys who destroyed him and Cleverly).
     

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