"The Ogun state born pugilist received heavy beatings from the challenger who out-punched him.
Oh! Not Again! Anthony Joshua Lost To Usyk
British boxer of Nigerian origin Anthony Oluwafemi Joshua was on Saturday night defeated by his challenger Oleksandr Usyk on points.
The Ogun state born pugilist received heavy beatings from the challenger who out-punched him.
Usyk dominated from the first bell, outclassing Joshua with a sublime performance in front of 67,000 fans in London.
Consequently, all the judges scored him higher than the dethroned champion.
Scores of 117-112, 116-112 and 115-113 were just true reflections of the sensational display from the unbeaten Usyk, who became only the third fighter after Evander Holyfield and David Haye to win world titles at cruiserweight and heavyweight.
Joshua"s defeat at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium made him lose his WBA, WBO, IBF and IBO heavyweight world titles to his conqueror, Usyk.