The undefeated former Olympian Joe Joyce entered this fight with a perfect boxing record of 8-0-0 (8 KOs=100%) and he is ranked as the No.31 heavyweight in the world. In his last three bouts he has won over Iago Kiladze (Joe Joyce vs Iago Kiladze), Joe Hanks (Joe Joyce vs Joe Hanks) and Bermane Stiverne (Joe Joyce vs Bermane Stiverne).
His opponent, Alexander Ustinov, has a record of 34-3-0 (25 knockouts) and he entered as the No.61 in the same weight class but he comes off two consecutive losses, against Michael Hunter (Michael Hunter vs Alexander Ustinov) and Manuel Charr (Manuel Charr vs Alexander Ustinov); before these two bouts he had defeated Raphael Zumbano. Joyce vs Ustinov is on the undercard of Billy Joe Saunders vs Shefat Isufi. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Where: Lamex Stadium, Stevenage, United Kingdom
Division: heavyweight (over 200 lbs, 90.7 kg)
Joyce’s previous fight: Joe Joyce vs Bermane Stiverne
Ustinov’s previous fight: Michael Hunter vs Alexander Ustinov
Joyce’s next fight: Joe Joyce vs Bryant Jennings
Joyce vs Ustinov full fight video:
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