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The absolute world champion in the heavyweight Alexander Usik (16-0, 12 KO’s) is recognized as the best boxer in 2018, according to the authoritative resource Yahoo! Sport.
In the fight for the award of the Tendril surpassed his compatriot Vasyl Lomachenko (12-1, 9 KOs), a Mexican of Soule Alvarez (51-1-2, 35 KO), American Terrence Crawford (34-0, 25 KO’s) and other famous boxers.
Recall that in the walking year, the Ukrainian won on points Mairis Briedis (25-1, 18 KO’s), Murat Gassieva (26-1, 19 KOs) and knocked out Tony Bellew (30-3-1, 20 KOS). He also became the first winner of the world Boxing series (WBSS) and the absolute world champion in heavy weight.
Earlier the same award Usyk received from ESPN.
We will remind, on the eve of the Ukrainian topped the rating of boxers with the greatest financial potential according to Forbes.