Oleksandr Usyk beats Anthony Joshua in London to become new heavyweight champion

The undefeated Ukrainian boxer smashed Anthony Joshua to win IBF, WBO and WBA heavyweight titles having conquered the the cruiserweight division.

Usyk was presented the win after beating Joshua with a tactically planned out game plan that took Joshua by surprise.

The three judges scored the bout all in Usyk’s favour 117-112, 116-112, 115-113.

It is the second defeat of Joshua’s professional career after his shock loss to Andy Ruiz Jr in 2019.