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Usyk KOs Bellew in 8th round, retains cruiserweight titles

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MANCHESTER, England - Undisputed world cruiserweight champion Oleksandr Usyk successfully defended his four belts and sent Tony Bellew into retirement by knocking out the British fighter in the eighth round in Manchester on Saturday.
Usyk took control when he sent Bellew to the canvas by following up a straight right with a looping left. The referee got to a count of six before calling off the fight.
It was the Ukrainian boxer's 16th straight win as a professional and his first defence since becoming the unified champion in July. He could now move up to heavyweight - the level he won at...
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Usyk KOs Bellew in 8th round, retains cruiserweight titles

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MANCHESTER, England - Undisputed world cruiserweight champion Oleksandr Usyk successfully defended his four belts and likely sent Tony Bellew into retirement by knocking out the British fighter in the eighth round in Manchester on Saturday.
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Oleksandr Usyk scores thunderous knockout of Tony Bellew to remain undefeated cruiserweight champion

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Usyk knocked out Bellew in the eighth round to remain undefeated
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