Oleksandr Usyk Beats Anthony Joshua, retains World titles

Oleksandr Usyk retained the unified world heavyweight championship titles as after defeating British-Nigerian Born Anthony Joshua for the second time.

Usyk delivered a fantastic performance in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, as Joshua, was looking to reclaim the unified heavyweight titles.

Joshua had some success in the fight and enjoyed his best round in the ninth, charging Usyk down and unloading a flurry of punches.

Joshua landing an uppercut in the 9th round

Despite his spirited performance, an improvement over their first fight, Joshua was unable to match the brilliance and ring savviness of the Ukrainian.

The Two judges scored the fight 115-113 and 116-112 in favour of Usyk, while the third judge gave it 115-113 to the challenger.

Joshua has now lost back-to-back against Usyk, as the Ukrainian retains the WBA, WBO and IBF titles he won in London last September.

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