Oleksandr Usyk

Oleksandr Usyk 2021: Record, Net Worth, Salary, and Endorsements

Oleksandr Oleksandrovych Usyk is a Ukrainian professional boxer who fights in the heavyweight division. He is a former undisputed cruiserweight world champion and one of the few to hold all four belts in the sport.

At present, he is one of the best pound-for-pound boxers in the sport. As of January 2021, he sits at #4 on the TBRB and the Ring Magazine ratings while ranking #7 on ESPN’s list.

Oleksandr Usyk celebrates his victory against Tony Bellew in their cruiserweight boxing bout Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018, in Manchester, England. Usyk successfully defended his four belts and likely sent Bellew into retirement by knocking out the British fighter in the eighth round. (Nick Potts/PA via AP)

Usyk also ranks #7 on ESPN’s list for heavyweights, while coming in at #10 for the TBRB and Ring Magazine lists. Prior to dominating the professional game, Usyk showed his prowess in the amateur scene.

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According to boxrec, the Ukrainian has a frankly unbelievable amateur record of 335-15. Along with this incredible record, he picked up several titles. The most significant of all was his 2012 Olympic Gold medal.

Subsequently, he turned pro in the cruiser-weight category and as of January 2021 is still unbeaten despite moving up to heavyweight. 2021 could be the biggest year for Usyk, as he is in line to fight for the heavyweight title.

He has also started his own promotional company called Usyk-17 promotions.

Oleksandr Usyk: Record

As of January 2021, Usyk’s record stands at a perfect 18-0. 13 of these have come through knockouts, which gives him a respectable 72% knockout rate.

The Ukrainian was also the winner of the inaugural World Boxing Super Series, where he beat Murat Gassiev in the final. This was the tournament where he was crowned undisputed cruiserweight champion.

CHICAGO, ILLINOIS - OCTOBER 12: Oleksandr Usyk of Ukraine walks to the ring before his Heavyweight bout against Chazz Witherspoon at Wintrust Arena on October 12, 2019 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Dylan Buell/Getty Images)

Other than this, Usyk has had memorable fights against the likes of Tony Bellew, Michael Hunter, and Dereck Chisora.

Oleksandr Usyk: Foundation and Charity

The Ukrainian has his own foundation called Oleksandr Usyk foundation, as per his official website. However, not much information is available at the moment.

Oleksandr Usyk: Net Worth 2021

According to SPORTEKZ, Usyk’s net worth is valued at around $4 million. His primary source of income is his boxing. However, with his ventures into promoting and others, the Ukrainian has a wide variety of income sources.

In his last three fights, the former champion earned $1 million or more. Moreover, if 2021 goes to plan, this value could go much higher.

Oleksandr Usyk: Endorsements 2021

The former undisputed champion is endorsed by boxing apparel and equipment company BoxRaw. He has even promoted the brand across all his social media.

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The Ukrainian is also backed by Rival gloves for all his fights and training.

How to contact Oleksandr Usyk?

Instagram, Twitter, Website

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Age34
Reach78”
Height6’3”
Weight217 lbs
Marital statusMarried
Spouse/PartnerYekaterina Usyk
Address/ResidenceOxnard, California, USA
NationalityUkrainian
EndorsementBoxRaw, Rival
Net Worth$4 million
Birthdate1987/01/17
Record18-0
AchievementsFormer WBC, WBO, IBF, and WBA cruiserweight champion, WBO Inter-continental cruiserweight champion.

2012 Olympic Gold Medallist

NicknameN/A