Tag: Tyrone Spong

Spong is Out, Witherspoon is In as the Usyk Show Continues on October 12th 🗞️

Upon revelation yesterday that there were some adverse findings in the VADA testing process for 🇳🇱Tyrone Spong, he was immediately pulled off of Saturday night’s card. Fortunate for 👑🥇🇺🇦Oleksandr Usyk (16-0-0, 12KO), there were reportedly multiple replacement fighters already in place in the event of something like this happening, and today we have learned that the fighter stepping in for Saturdays assignment will be veteran American Heavyweight 🇺🇸Chazz Witherspoon (38-3-0, 29KO).
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The Wait is Finally Over, Usyk to Take on his First Assignment in the Heavyweight Division

The wait is finally over, as Cruiserweight legend & current Lineal Champion 👑🥇🇺🇦Oleksandr Usyk (16-0-0, 12KO) returns after an 11 month hiatus, to finally make his Heavyweight debut to test the waters and get his feet wet for the journey he is looking to travel. He will have a solid opponent in front of him to serve as a litmus test to where Usyk stands as of today when he faces ranked undefeated Heavyweight 🇳🇱Tyrone Spong (14-0-0, 13KO) of the Netherlands, who is ranked #6 by the WBO sanctioning body. Continue reading “The Wait is Finally Over, Usyk to Take on his First Assignment in the Heavyweight Division”