Oleksandr Usyk (left) vs. Tony Bellew (Sky Sports)
Matchroom Boxing: Usyk Stops Bellew in the Eighth, Retains Cruiserweight World Titles
On Saturday, Nov. 10, Matchroom Boxing traveled to the Manchfester Arena in Manchester, England, for Usyk vs. Bellew.
In the night’s main event, WBO, WBC, WBA, and IBF world cruiserweight champion Oleksandr Usyk put his titles on the line against the Liverpool’s Tony Bellew.
The event aired live on DAZN (United States), Sky Sports Box Office (United Kingdom), FOX (Australia), Onda Sports (Panama), and Canal Space (Latin America).
Oleksandr Usyk def. Tony Bellew by knockout. Round 8 – WBC, WBA, WBO, IBF, and RING Magazine world cruiserweight titles
Anthony Crolla def. Daud Yordan by unanimous decision (116-112×3) – WBA world lightweight title
Ricky Burns def. Scott Cardle by knockout. Round 3
Josh Kelly def. Walter Fabian Castillo by TKO. Round 1
David Allen def. Ariel Esteban Bracamonte by TKO. Round 7
Richard Riakporhe def. Sam Hyde by TKO. Round 8 (67-66, 68-65, 68-65)