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Usyk's Unique Style Poses Challenge for Fury, Says Joshua




Tyson Fury and Oleksandr Usyk are set to clash on February 17th in a highly anticipated heavyweight showdown, marking a long-awaited moment for boxing fans.


The upcoming bout has sparked intense debate among fans regarding the potential outcome, with even Anthony Joshua weighing in on the discussion. Despite Fury's significant size advantage, Joshua acknowledges that size doesn't always determine the winner in boxing.


Drawing from his own experience, Joshua recalls facing Usyk twice, where despite his physical advantages, Usyk emerged victorious, dethroning Joshua in their first encounter and maintaining his dominance in the rematch.


Joshua admits the challenge posed by Usyk, describing him as a phenomenal fighter with a formidable team. Reflecting on his encounters with Usyk and ongoing analysis of his style, Joshua admits the difficulty in predicting the outcome but leans towards Usyk edging the victory.


While Joshua has expressed his reservations about Fury in the past, citing differences in their approaches to the sport, he emphasizes the need for objectivity in his analysis. Recognizing Usyk's unique and enigmatic style, Joshua highlights the challenges in deciphering his strategy, which has eluded even top-tier boxers like himself.


With Usyk's mastery of the ring and his ability to navigate complex situations, Joshua foresees him securing the victory and becoming the undisputed champion, citing Usyk's experience and ring craft as decisive factors in the upcoming bout.

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