Anthony Joshua vs Alexander Povetkin fight time, date, TV channel, undercard, schedule and venue

Anthony Joshua vs Alexander Povetkin fight time, date, TV channel, undercard, schedule and venue

Published On Monday, August 20, 2018By Tim Rickson

How to watch the Anthony Joshua vs Alexander Povetkin world heavyweight title fight

Unified world heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua (21-0) puts his four belts on the line aganst WBA mandatory challenger Alexander Povetkin (34-1) and BBN provide you with all the details you need to watch the heavyweight world title clash:


Date

The bout takes place on Saturday, September 22


Venue

Wembley Stadium in London


Rounds scheduled

12 three-minute rounds at the heavyweight limit


Titles

AJ is defending his WBA Super, WBO, IBF and IBO World heavyweight titles


Ringwalks

AJ and the Russian Vityaz will make their ringwalks at approximately 10pm


TV Coverage

The fight will be televised live on Sky Sports Box Office for around £16.95. Coverage starts at 6pm.

It will also be aired on the streaming platform DAZN as part of the US debut of their service.


Undercard highlights

Matty Askin (23-3-1) will defend his British Cruiserweight title against Lawrence Okolie (9-0) on the undercard. 

Luke Campbell (18-2) faces Yvan Mendy (40-4-1) in a WBC World lightweight title final eliminator in a highly-anticipated rematch of their December 2015 fight, which Mendy won via a shock split decision at The O2 in London. Frenchman Mendy is ranked number one at lightweight with the WBC and is undefeated since 2015.


Tickets

Tickets are available from the official ticket provider StubHub: https://www.stubhub.co.uk/joshua-povetkin-wembley


Running Order

Headliner:
Anthony Joshua vs Alexander Povetkin
12 x 3 mins WBA Super, IBF, WBO, IBO World heavyweightweight championship contest

Matty Askin vs Lawrence Okolie
12 x 3 mins British cruiserweight championship contest

Luke Campbell vs Yven Mendy
12 x 3 mins WBC World lightweight title final eliminator


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