Usyk vs Witherspoon: Oleksandr Usyk unveils new heavyweight physique at weigh-in

Oleksandr Usyk weighed as a heavyweight for the first time before his debut in the glamour branch this weekend.
Usyk will step up from cruiserweight from Chazz Witherspoon at Chicago on Sunday at 2am, live on Sky Sports Main Event.
The undefeated Ukrainian cleaned up in the 200lbs division in the space of 2 years, adding that the WBA and IBF titles to his WBC and WBO belts in his 15th fight before putting all four straps on the line from Tony Bellew in his last excursion in November.
Usyk, who had been made to postpone his heavyweight debut following a bicep injury scuppered a clash with Carlos Takam in May, added just within a rock for his very first fight at heavyweight after tipping the scales in 215lbs (15 stone, 5lbs).
Witherspoon (38-3, KOs 23) stepped in at late notice to replace Tyrone Spong and alsoThe Gentleman will have a weight advantage of nearly two stone after coming in at 242lbs.
The set stare down until they separated and shook hands before their showdown.
Dmitry Bivol weighed against 174.3lbs ahead of his WBA light-heavyweight title defence with Lenin Castilo manufacturing 175lbs.
WBA and WBA super-lightweight Jessica McCaskill had been 138.7pounds before the world title rematch with Erica Farias in 138.1pounds.

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