Lomachenko reacted to Usyk's victory with four words in Russian
Former world champion in three weight categories Vasyl Lomachenko commented on the victory of his friend and cousin Oleksandr Usyk over the British Daniel Dubois in social networks. The 2008 and 2012 Olympic boxing champion posted pictures from the fight, signing them with four words in Russian: "Thank God for everything", adding "Congratulations".
As reported by OBOZREVATEL, Ukrainian WBO, WBA and IBF heavyweight champion Oleksandr Usyk (21-0, 13 KOs) defeated Daniel Dubois (19-2, 18 KOs) early. The denouement came in the 9th round, when the Briton missed a heavy blow to the head.
Usyk took the microphone from the host immediately after the victory and commented on all the events that took place in the ring.
Dubois' team later filed an appeal.
In addition, the live TV broadcast included the emotions of Usyk's wife Kateryna. The camera showed how the woman reacted to the fight.
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