2020 BOXING fight – Ilunga Makabu vs Olanrewaju Durodola – full fight Video WBC

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3 Star RatingReview by AllTheBestFights.com: 2020-12-19, nice and tough fight between Ilunga Makabu and Olanrewaju Durodola: it is close to get four stars (take a look at our ranking of the best boxing fights of 2020).
The Wbc Cw champion Ilunga Makabu entered this fight with a pro record of 27-2-0 (24 KOs=89%) and he is ranked as the No.2 cruiserweight in the world (currently the #1 in this division is Mairis Briedis). He was defeated by Tony Bellew in 2016 (Tony Bellew vs Ilunga Makabu) but since then he has won eight consecutive bouts defeating Dmitry Kudryashov (Dmitry Kudryashov vs Ilunga Makabu), Aleksei Papin (Ilunga Makabu vs Aleksei Papin) and Michal Cieslak in his last three (Ilunga Makabu vs Michal Cieslak).
His opponent, the former Olympian Olanrewaju Durodola, has an official boxing record of 34-7-0 (31 KOs=91%) and he entered as the No.25 in the same weight class. He lost to Michal Cieslak last year (Michal Cieslak vs Olanrewaju Durodola) but then he has won five bouts beating Abraham Tabul and Olarewaju Segun in 2020. Durodola vs Makabu is valid for the WBC World cruiserweight title (Makabu’s first defense). Watch the video and rate this fight!

2020 BOXING fight – Ilunga Makabu vs Michal Cieslak – full fight Video WBC

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3 Star RatingReview by AllTheBestFights.com: 2020-01-30, good fight between Ilunga Makabu and Michal Cieslak: it gets three stars.

Ilunga Makabu entered this fight with a professional record of 26-2-0 (24 KOs=92%) and he is ranked as the No.7 cruiserweight in the world (currently the #1 in this division is Mairis Briedis). He was defeated by Tony Bellew in 2016 (Tony Bellew vs Ilunga Makabu) but since then he has won seven bouts defeating Giorgi Tevdorashvili, Dmitry Kudryashov (Dmitry Kudryashov vs Ilunga Makabu) and Aleksei Papin in his last three (Ilunga Makabu vs Aleksei Papin).
His opponent, the undefeated Michal Cieslak, has a perfect boxing record of 19-0-0 (13 knockouts) and he entered as the No.8 in the same weight class. In his last three bouts he has won over Dusan Krstin, Youri Kayembre Kalenga (Michal Cieslak vs Youri Kayembre Kalenga) and Olanrewaju Durodola (Michal Cieslak vs Olanrewaju Durodola). Cieslak vs Makabu is valid for the vacant WBC World cruiserweight title. Watch the video and rate this fight!

2019 BOXING fight – Ilunga Makabu vs Aleksei Papin full fight Video

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3 Star RatingReview by AllTheBestFights.com: 2019-08-24, close and tough fight between Ilunga Makabu and Aleksei Papin: it gets three stars.

Ilunga Makabu entered this fight with a pro record of 25-2-0 (24 KOs=96%) and he is ranked as the No.6 cruiserweight in the world (currently the #1 in this division is Oleksandr Usyk). He was defeated by Tony Bellew in 2016 (Tony Bellew vs Ilunga Makabu) but since then he has won six bouts defeating Giorgi Tevdorashvili and Dmitry Kudryashov in his last two (Dmitry Kudryashov vs Ilunga Makabu).
His opponent, the undefeated former Wako-Pro kickboxing world champion Aleksei Papin, has a perfect boxing record of 11-0-0 (10 KOs=91%) and he entered as the No.25 in the same weight class. In his last three fights he has won over Ismayl Sillah, Willbeforce Shihepo and Alexandru Jur. Makabu vs Papin is valid for the WBC Silver cruiserweight title; undercard of Sergey Kovalev vs Anthony Yarde. Watch the video and rate this fight!

2019 BOXING fight – Dmitry Kudryashov vs Ilunga Makabu – full fight Video

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3 Star RatingReview by AllTheBestFights.com: 2019-06-16, tough exchanges between Dmitry Kudryashov and Ilunga Makabu: it gets three stars.

Dmitry Kudryashov entered this fight with a professional boxing record of 23-2-0 (23 KOs=100%) and he is ranked as the No.15 cruiserweight in the world. He lost to Yunier Dorticos in 2017 (Yunier Dorticos vs Dmitry Kudryashov) but then he has won over Mauricio Barragan and Alexandru Jur (Dmitry Kudryashov vs Alexandru Jur).
His opponent, Ilunga Makabu, has an official record of 24-2-0 (23 KOs=96%) and he entered as the No.16 in the same weight class. He was defeated by Tony Bellew in 2016 (Tony Bellew vs Ilunga Makabu) but since then he has won five bouts defeating Giorgi Tevdorashvili in his last one. Kudryashov vs Makabu is valid for the vacant WBC Silver cruiserweight title. Watch the video and rate this fight!

2016 BOXING fight – Tony Bellew vs Ilunga Makabu – full fight Video WBC

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3 Star RatingReview by AllTheBestFights.com: 2016-05-29, nice and tough fight between Tony Bellew and Ilunga Makabu: it is close to get four stars!

Tony Bellew entered this fight with a pro record of 26-2-1 (16 knockouts) and he is ranked as the No.5 cruiserweight in the world (currently the #1 in this division is Krzysztof Glowacki). He suffered his last loss when he faced Adonis Stevenson in 2013 (=Stevenson vs Bellew), since then he has won six bouts beating Mateusz Masternak in his last one (=Bellew vs Masternak).
His opponent, Ilunga Makabu, has an official boxing record of 19-1-0 (18 KOs=95%) but he is not ranked as he hasn’t fought since May 16, 2015 when he defeated Thabiso Mchunu. His only loss occurred at his professional debut in 2008, against Khayeni Hlungwane. ‘Bomber’ Bellew vs Makabu is valid for the vacant WBC World cruiserweight title. Watch the video and rate this fight!

2014 BOXING fight – Ilunga Makabu vs Ruben Angel Mino – full fight Video

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Fight rated 2 stars by AllTheBestFights.comReview: 2014-02-01, too much difference between the two boxers, we can’t give more than two stars. Ilunga Makabu entered this fight with a pro boxing record of 15-1-0 (14 KOs=93%) and he is ranked as the No.10 cruiserweight in the world, he suffered his only defeat at his professional debut in 2008 against Khayeni Hlungwane, so he has 15-fight win streak.
His opponent, Ruben Angel Mino, comes from Argentina and he has a perfect record of 20-0-0 (with 20 KOs=100%!!) but he is 39 years old (13 more than Makabu) and he entered as the No.86 in the same weight class, he started his pro boxing career just on August 2011 and last year he fought 11 times! Makabu vs Mino is on the undercard of Gennady Golovkin vs Osumanu Adama. Watch the video and rate this fight!

2013 BOXING fight – Ilunga Makabu vs Eric Fields – full fight Video

3_stars_boxing_ranking_allthebestfightsReview: 2013-08-31, fight not particularly exciting but Makabu vs Fields gets three stars thanks to a great finish. The Congolese Ilunga Makabu (14-1-0, 13 KOs=93%) entered as the No.19 cruiserweight in the world while Eric Fields (22-1-0, 16 KOs) entered as the No.37. Makabu vs Fields is valid for the WBC Silver cruiserweight title. Watch the video!