Usyk vs Huck Kicks Off WBSS Cruiserweight Tourney – This Saturday in Germany, WBO world cruiserweight champion Oleksandr Usyk faces Marco Huck in his latest title defense. The match also kicks off the World Boxing Super Series cruiserweight tournament, which sees Usyk enter as the number one seed.
Huck is a former world champion in his own right and he is one of the most experienced competitors in the tournament, As the number one seed Usyk had a chance to select his opponent and his selection of Huck was a message by the Ukrainian that states “I’m here to win this whole thing.”
Check out our analyst Frank Lotierzo as he breaks down the WBSS cruiserweight tournament’s eight man field, right here at TBC.
Saturday, September 9th, 2017 – Max Schmeling Hall, Berlin, Germany
(Card Subject To Change):
200 LBS 12 RDS: Oleksandr Usyk (12-0) vs Marco Huck (40-4-1)
200 LBS 10 RDS: Noel Gevor (22-1) vs Isiah Thomas (15-1)
Hvy 8 RDS: Burak Sahin (11-1) vs Jone Volau (5-2)
Hvy 6 RDS: Albon Pervizaj (4-0) vs Igor Mihaljevic (4-9)
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