Oleksandr Usyk Ukraine

Key Facts

Country

Competed in

Date of birth

17 Jan 1987

Height

1.9m

Weight

91kg

Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
1 0 0

Sport Guides

BOXING
Oleksandr Usyk of Ukraine

Dancing boxer celebrates gold

Oleksandr Usyk of Ukraine performs a celebratory jig after winning his first Olympic boxing heavyweight gold.

12 Aug 12

Uysk claims heavyweight title Usyk claims heavyweight gold

Ukraine's Oleksandr Usyk wins the gold medal in the men's heavyweight division, with a 14-11 win over Italy's Clemente Russo.

Oleksandr Usyk Usyk edges Russo to secure gold

World champion Oleksandr Usyk of the Ukraine edges a tense final with Clemente Russo to claim his first Olympic medal.

Appearances for Oleksandr Usyk

Date Event Won
11 Aug Men's Heavyweight (91kg) Final Won gold
10 Aug Men's Heavyweight (91kg) Semi-finals, Bout 1 Won
5 Aug Men's Heavyweight (91kg) Quarter-finals, Bout 1 Won

Head to Head

Oleksandr Usyk vs Artur Beterbiev

Oleksandr Usyk

Oleksandr Usyk Ukraine flag

London 2012 medals

1

London 2012 appearances

3

Height

1.9m (6'3")

Weight

91kg

Age

30

Artur Beterbiev

Artur Beterbiev One to watch Russian Federation flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

2

Height

1.84m (6'0")

Weight

71kg

Age

32

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