Oleksandr Usyk, popularly known as the Cat, is an up-and-coming name in the boxing world.
A former cruiserweight champion, the Ukrainian is said to be the best technical boxer by Johnny Nelson, another champion.
Oleksandr Usyk was born on 17 January 1987 in Simferopol, the 34 years old has never been beaten before.
He’s never been dropped by a shot and has rarely ever been troubled as a pro fighter in the boxing ring through his cruiserweight performances have been more impressive than his foray into heavyweight boxing so far.
The Ukrainian has a wonderful technical skillset, is an active puncher, and is a threat from mid-range. The 1.91 m tall
Apart from his gold medals at the 2011 World Championships and the 2012 Olympics, he became the first cruiserweight in history to hold all four major world championships — the WBA (Super), WBC, IBF, and WBO titles. Currently, he holds the #9 position on ESPN’s Men’s P4P list.
Oleksandr Usyk has enjoyed a perfect professional career thus far with 18 straight victories under his belt.
According to research, Oleksandr Usyk’s Net Worth sits at an estimated $4 million in 2021. For the most part, the Ukrainian makes most of his money in the boxing ring.
However, endorsements by various boxing-related brands and his own sportswear brand further add to his income.
Generally, Oleksandr gets a paycheck after each fight, with his last fight with Derek Chisora fetching him $2.5 million.
Moreover, the earnings have been gradually increasing after each fight and are expected to grow further on.
Has USYK ever been knocked down?
Oleksandr Usyk’s record currently stands at 18 wins, 0 loses and 0 draws. He is currently undefeated in a total of 18 contests. Of those 18 wins he has stopped 13 of his opponents, so his current knock-out ratio is 72%. He’s boxed a total of 144 rounds, meaning his professional fights last 8 rounds on average.