Tony Bellew defeats Ilunga Makabu to win WBC cruiserweight title

  • Liverpool's Tony Bellew defeated Ilunga Makabu to win the WBC cruiserweight title at Goodison Park. With this victory, Bellew has become the 13th current British world champion. At least 15,000 people had gathered at Goodison Park to watch the boxing match between Tony Bellew and the Congolese Ilunga Makabu.