World Heavyweight Champion Anthony Joshua to fight Oleksandr Usyk this September 2021 in an exciting boxing match.
The heavyweight boxer Anthony Joshua is all set to be in action against Oleksandr Usyk in September 2021, while the exact fight date is yet to be revealed. Previously, Joshua was scheduled to take Tyson Fury in Saudi Arabia on August 14 for the title fight. But, Fury was ordered to fight against Deontay Wilder after the latter won the court hearing.
Anthony Joshua promoter Eddie Hearn has confirmed that Joshua will fight against challenger Oleksandr Usky. AJ’s all three titles, International Boxing Federation (IBF), World Boxing Association (WBA) and World Boxing Organization (WBO) will be at stake during the fight.
Here’s everything you need to know about the Anthony Joshua vs Oleksandr Usyk boxing fight, including the Joshua vs Usyk start time, PPV price, location, betting odds and how to watch the AJ’s boxing fight.
When is the Anthony Joshua vs Oleksandr Usyk fight?
- Date: Saturday, September 25, 2021 (Not Confirmed)
- PPV start time: 18:00 GMT/1 p.m. ET
- Joshua vs Usyk main event: 22:30 GMT/5:30 p.m. ET
Eddie Hearn, Anthony Joshua promoter confirmed that the WBA, WBO and IBF heavyweight champion will defend his title in autumn this year. After the fight got cancelled with Fury, Usky is the most prominent opponent for Anthony Joshua.
The Anthony Joshua vs Oleksandr Usyk boxing fight will take place on Saturday, 25th September 2021. The fight card begins at 18:00 GMT/1 p.m. ET while the main event is will begin at 22:30 GMT/5:30 p.m. ET.
The exact time of Anthony Joshua and Oleksandr Usyk ring walks depends on the length of the other fights on the card.
Where is Joshua vs Usyk fight taking place?
Although the venue is not decided yet. But as per the reports, Joshua to fight at Tottenham Hotspurs Football Club home ground – the Tottenham Hotspur stadium.
How to watch Anthony Joshua vs Oleksandr Usyk live stream?
- US: DAZN
- UK: Sky Sports Box Office
In the United States, Joshua vs Usyk fight will broadcast live on DAZN. Fans can buy the subscription of DAZN for $19.99 per month while the annual subscription cost around $99.99 per year.
The fight between Anthony Joshua and Oleksandr Usyk will also be available on Sky Sports Box Office.
How much does Joshua vs Usyk PPV cost?
- US: DAZN ($19.99 per month)
- UK: Sky Sports Box Office (£24.95)
The fight can be streamed on DAZN for $19.99 per month / $99.99 for the year. Boxing fans in the UK can buy Joshua vs Usyk PPV at a price of £24.95.
Joshua vs Usyk odds
- Anthony Joshua: (-1250)
- Oleksandr Usyk: +600
Anthony Joshua is definitely the favourite in the fight. Joshua is tall compared to Usyk, who is small. In terms of experience, Joshua is a veteran, whereas Usyk is very less experienced in the heavyweight division. But it would be a walk in the park for Anthony Joshua. It will be a test of his abilities.
Anthony Joshua is a best-priced 1/2 with William Hill but as short as 3/10 in places. Usyk meanwhile is as short as 6/4 with Hills but as big as 9/4 elsewhere. The draw is available at 25s.
Anthony Joshua career record, bio
- Nationality: English
- Born: Watford
- Height: 6’6″
- Reach: 82″
- Total fights: 24
- Record: 23-1, 21 KOs
Oleksandr Usyk career record, bio
- Nationality: Ukrainian
- Born: Simferopol
- Height: 6’3″
- Reach: 78″
- Total fights: 17
- Record: 17-0, 13 KOs