Tag: Ring-Magazine Cruiserweight Title

Mairis Briedis Proves to Be too Strong for Artur Mann, Puts Him Down Thrice, and Stops Him in the Third Round to Defend Titles

Latvia’s only ever world champion is thee Cruiserweight Champion of the World 👑🇱🇻Mairis Briedis (28-1-0, 20KO👊), and he made his return back on his soil to defend his RING/IBF Cruiserweight world titles officially for the first time, after winning the WBSS tournament, and the 🏆Muhammad Ali trophy 13 months ago. He faced off against IBF #1 contender 🇩🇪Artur Mann (17-2-0, 9KO👊) of Germany, and stopped him by overpowering him with physical strength, and a sustained attack to the body until until he succumbed to the weight of the blows in the 3rd round, for Briedis’s 1st RING title defense. Continue reading “Mairis Briedis Proves to Be too Strong for Artur Mann, Puts Him Down Thrice, and Stops Him in the Third Round to Defend Titles”

Usyk Heavyweight Debut Goes According to Plan, Secures Victory as Witherspoon Retires After 7

Lineal Cruiserweight World Champion 🥇🇺🇦Oleksandr Usyk (17-0-0, 13KO👊) finally put his Heavyweight debut in the books and got his feet wet at the new weight, testing out his physical prowess, and his range before stepping up the action in round 4 to overwhelm late replacement 🇺🇸Chazz Witherspoon (38-4-0, 29KO👊), leading up to a 7th round stoppage victory to start his journey in the Heavyweight division. Continue reading “Usyk Heavyweight Debut Goes According to Plan, Secures Victory as Witherspoon Retires After 7”