Does Usyk now have a chance against Tyson Fury?

Discussion in 'World Boxing Forum' started by Flo_Raiden, Oct 9, 2021.

  1. CST80

    CST80 De Omnibus Dubitandum: Reject The New Normal Staff Member

    Nov 23, 2013
    God you're getting saltier and saltier by the day. Almost sheer hater level. Why don't you pump the brakes on that? Clearly you're not processing something about Usyk properly. Go study him until it finally clicks.
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  2. Jennifer Love Hewitt

    Jennifer Love Hewitt Boxing Junkie Full Member

    Jul 19, 2004
    Usyk of 2 weeks ago would beat Fury of tonight.
    Hats off to Fury, he fought a brave fight and gutted it out in an instant classic slugfest, but he looked off his game tonight. Not much of his usual defensive movement, mostly flat footed, barely any feinting and he looked exhausted.
  3. GasTank

    GasTank New Member Full Member

    Oct 31, 2020
    I would just say Fury-Uysk is a ways from happening. Uysk has to rematch AJ next year. Fury will have to defend the WBC.

    AJ was tied on the cards with Uysk in the 8th. Had he landed something big down the stretch could had the late KO against Usyk that many were predicting. Second fight could go either way.

    Fury-Uysk is hardly on the menu yet.
  4. 22JM

    22JM Boxing Addict Full Member

    Sep 10, 2016
  5. BrainyBoxer

    BrainyBoxer Active Member Full Member

    Mar 18, 2016
    I only favour Fury because of his size.
  6. MetalLicker

    MetalLicker Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

    Feb 10, 2011
  7. BUDW

    BUDW Boxing Addict Full Member

    Nov 23, 2007
  8. BCS8

    BCS8 Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

    Aug 21, 2012
    If Fury come in slob-version, then Usyk has a very good chance.

    Fury light on his feet, boxing at range and clinching close ... will be much harder.
  9. Chitown

    Chitown Member Full Member

    Sep 14, 2013
    Steve Cunnigham put Fury on his ass. Those who are waving away Usyks power like hes Malignaggi, just because he doesnt hit as hard as Wilder, are gonna be in for a rude awakening.
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  10. mirkofilipovic

    mirkofilipovic ESB Management Full Member

    Jan 7, 2014
    Really want to see Usyk become undisputed!
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  11. bruce_keyes

    bruce_keyes Well-Known Member Full Member

    Feb 9, 2008
    I don't see absolutely any advantages Usyk has over tyson... he doesn't have the reach, the mass... they have the same footwork, same speed, same IQ... another thing I noticed about Usyk I just realized, he has ZERO inside fight game... absolutely nothing.. no uppercut or anything... Fury can grab him up and take him in a dog fight... I just don't see Usyk doing anything.... Only man that can beat Fury is his state of mind... his mental well being.. thats it.
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  12. mark ant

    mark ant Mark Ant is the messiah of boxing knowledge Full Member

    May 4, 2017
    Usyk is a better, quicker fighter than Fury, no way could Wilder catch and knockdown Usyk because of his active guard, something is always moving, his head, his feet or his gloves leaving fighters with no stationary target, no way will Fury beat Usyk weighing 277lbs, if Wilder could catch him then Usyk wil catch him all night, Usyk will toy with Fury and Wilder.
  13. Mordechai

    Mordechai Boxing Addict Full Member

    Jun 18, 2008
    Usyk has a higher ring IQ
    Usyk is definitely way faster in hand and feet
    Usyk has the better stamina
    Usyk is technically in a different league

    Fury is bigger and heavier
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  14. hobgob21

    hobgob21 Active Member Full Member

    Jul 17, 2009
    fury is too big for usyk
  15. mark ant

    mark ant Mark Ant is the messiah of boxing knowledge Full Member

    May 4, 2017
    At 277 he`ll be too slow.
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