Former heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua continues to prepare for the scheduled December 7 rematch against unified champion from Mexico Andy Ruiz Jr. On June 1 Ruiz produced one of the biggest upsets in boxing history by stopping previously unbeaten Joshua in the main event of the evening at the Medison Square Garden in New York. The following month, the British will attempt to regain the titles and become two-time heavyweight champion.
Deontay Wilder (41-0-1, 40 KOs) and Luis Ortiz (31-1, 26 KOs) met at the final press conference before Saturday's fight for the WBC heavyweight title. The bout will become the main event of the evening in Las Vegas at the MGM Grand arena, and in the United States it will take place at the paid broadcast on FOX Sports as part of the evening of Prime boxing Champions (PBC). At the moment Wilder is the longest reigning world champion.
On January 11 Marco Huck (41-5-1, 28 KOs) and Joe Joyce (10-0, 9 KOs) will battle for the vacant European heavyweight title. Huck Service GmBH the organization of Marco Huck won the right to organize the fight at the purse bids, offering 480,000 euros. Frank Warren the promoter of Joyce has offered 350 thousand.
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Logan Paul announced that he would challenge the result of his recent bout against KSI. Youtube stars crossed gloves in the main event of the evening, which took place on November 9 in Los Angeles.
Sergey Kovalev (34-4-1, 29 KOs) said that he had no chance of winning the fight against Saul Alvarez (53-1-2, 36 KOs). The Russian went to fight with Canelo just two months later after his hard fight against Anthony Yarde, where the Russian was on the verge of defeat, but he was able to get together and knock the Briton out.
The British fans will have to pay 24.95 pounds to watch the fight on 7 December for the WBA, WBO and IBF heavyweight titles between Anthony Joshua (22-1, 21 KOs) and Andy Ruiz Jr. (33-1, 22, KOs). These are 5 pounds more than the standard price for such broadcasts on the British Sky Box Office.
Former super middleweight champion Rocky Fielding (28-2, 15 KOs) successfully returned to the ring. 32-year-old Briton knocked out in the second round Abdallah Paziwapazi (26-7-1, 23 KOs) in a fight that was the main event of the boxing evening in Liverpool.