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Fight Week: Anthony Joshua returns against Oleksandr Usyk
FIGHT WEEK HEAVYWEIGHT TITLEHOLDER ANTHONY JOSHUA RETURNS TO THE RING AGAINST FORMER CRUISERWEIGHT CHAMP OLEKSANDR USYK ON SATURDAY IN LONDON. *** JA’RICO O’QUINN (14-0-1, 8 KOs) VS. SAUL SANCHEZ (16-1, 9 KOs) Your browser does not support this video When: Friday, Sept. 24 Where: Central Park Community Center, Broken Arrow, Okla. TV/Stream: Showtime (ShoBox) Division: Bantamweight At stake: No titles Pound-for-pound ranking: None Odds: NA Also on the card: Jayvon Garnett vs. Luis Reynaldo Nunez, featherweights; Alejandro Guerrero vs. Otar Eranosyan, junior lightweights.
Anthony Joshua (24-1, 22 KOs) will defend his WBA (super), IBF, WBO and IBO heavyweight titles on Saturday against Oleksandr Usyk (18-0, 13 KOs), who is making his third appearance at heavyweight.
Joshua, who initially unified his heavyweight titles with a technical knockout win over Wladimir Klitschko in April of 2017, regained them after defeating Anthony Ruiz Jr. in a rematch in December of 2019. He then defeated Kubrat Pulev by knockout in December of 2020.
Usyk, who was the undisputed champion at cruiserweight, has risen to No. 4 in the heavyweight rankings,. He last defeated Derek Chisora by unanimous decision in October of 2020 and previously defeated Chazz Witherspoon by referee technical decision in October of 2019.
Anthony Joshua vs. Oleksandr Usyk purse, salaries: How much money will they make for 2021 fight?
Check out the latest information on how much Anthony Joshua and Oleksandr Usyk will make ahead of their heavyweight clash on Saturday.But how about the intrigue for this fight? According to InsiderSport, Joshua vs. Usyk will air across 170 countries and territories on DAZN, and Joshua’s promoter, Eddie Hearn, predicted the bout would draw a capacity crowd in excess of 60,000 at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium in London.
The winner of Joshua and Fury is likely to get closer to a top-tier fight with Tyson Fury, who is the WBC and The Ring heavyweight champion, or Deontay Wilder, who is entering a third bout with Fury on Oct. 9. The heavyweight division has not had an undisputed champion since Lennox Lewis in 2000.
Here is how you can watch Joshua vs. Usyk on Saturday.
What channel is Anthony Joshua vs. Oleksandr Usyk on tonight?
- US/Canada: DAZN
- UK: Sky Sports Box Office
How much is Anthony Joshua vs. Oleksandr Usyk?
- DAZN: $19.99 per month or $99.99 for the year
- Sky Sports Box Office: €24.95 or $33.81
Joshua’s fight against Usyk can be viewed live on DAZN, which offers subscription services for $19.99/month or $99.99 a year, or Sky Sports Box Office, which is charging the fight for €24.95 ($33.81).
Boxing-'Power is in your spirit,' says challenger Usyk ahead of Joshua showdown
Boxing-'Power is in your spirit,' says challenger Usyk ahead of Joshua showdownThe Briton will put his IBF, WBA and WBO belts on the line on Saturday against the undefeated Usyk, a former cruiserweight who is 18-0 in his professional career.
What time does Anthony Joshua vs. Oleksandr Usyk start?
- Date: Saturday, Sept. 25
- Time: 1 p.m. ET
- Joshua vs. Usyk: 5 p.m. ET (approximate)
Saturday’s boxing card will begin at 1 p.m. ET with Joshua and Usyk expected to fight around 5 p.m. ET. With six fights in addition to the main event, it is expected that Joshua and Usyk will enter the ring around 5 p.m. ET.
Anthony Joshua vs. Oleksandr Usyk fight card
Anthony Joshua vs. Oleksandr Usyk — WBA, IBF, WBO and IBO world heavyweight titles
Lawrence Okolie vs. Dilan Prasovic — WBC world cruiserweight title
Campbell Hatton vs. Sonni Martinez — super featherweights
Callum Smith vs. Lenin Castillo — light heavyweights
Maxim Prodan vs. Florian Marku — IBF international welterweight title
Christopher Ousley vs. Khasan Baysangurov — WBA intercontinental title
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