The former Olympian Michael Hunter entered this fight with a record of 15-1-0 (10 knockouts) and he is ranked as the No.31 heavyweight in the world. He suffered his only loss when he faced Oleksandr Usyk last year (Oleksandr Usyk vs Michael Hunter), after this bout he has won over Terrell Jamal Woods, Iago Kiladze and Martin Bakole Ilunga.
His opponent, Alexander Ustinov, has a boxing record of 34-2-0 (25 knockouts) and he entered as the No.57 in the same weight class. He fought twice in 2017 defeating Raphael Zumbano and losing to Manuel Charr (Manuel Charr vs Alexander Ustinov). Hunter vs Ustinov is valid for the vacant WBA International heavyweight title; undercard of Denis Lebedev vs Mike Wilson. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Where: Casino de Monte Carlo Salle Medecin, Monte Carlo, Monaco
Division: heavyweight (over 200 lbs, 90.7 kg)
Title: vacant WBA International heavyweight title
Ustinov’s previous fight: Manuel Charr vs Alexander Ustinov
Ustinov’s next fight: Joe Joyce vs Alexander Ustinov
Hunter’s next fight: Michael Hunter vs Fabio Maldonado
Hunter vs Ustinov full fight video:
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