Former world champion Alexander Povetkin talked about his motivation at a press conference in London dedicated to the fight on September 22 at the Wembley Stadium against the unified heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua.
Duel of world heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua against mandatory challenger for one of his titles Alexander Povetkin on September 22 at Wembley was officially announced on Monday. "I can't wait to get back in the ring. The end of March feels a long time ago now," said Joshua. "Povetkin is a serious challenge that I will prepare meticulously for, he has serious pedigree, and only a fool would underestimate what he brings to the table," Joshua said.
The contract for the fight between Anthony Joshua and Alexander Povetkin has not yet been signed. This was announced by the head of the company "World of Boxing" Andrey Ryabinsky. On Wednesday, Sky Sports reported that the boxers will fight on September 22 in London.
World Heavyweight Champion by three versions Anthony Joshua his next fight will have on September 22 at Wembley Stadium arena in London against the mandatory challenger for one of his titles Alexander Povetkin. According to the promoter Eddie Hearn, he will officially announce about next Joshua’s fight and the start of ticket sales next week.
Manager of the promotion company "World of Boxing" Vadim Kornilov shared information on the upcoming fight between Alexander Povetkin and Anthony Joshua.