Anthony Joshua (24-1, 22 KOs) faces Oleksandr Usyk (18-0, 13 KOs) on Saturday at 1:30 p.m. ET at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium in London, England. The fight will be broadcasted by DAZN and Sky Sports Box Office.
Joshua, who is currently the WBA (super), IBF, WBO and IBO heavyweight champion, will be making his third consecutive defense of his titles. After losing the belts to Andy Ruiz Jr. in June of 2019, Joshua defeated Ruiz that December and later knocked out Kubrat Pulev in December of 2020.
Usyk, who was previously the undisputed cruiserweight champion, is making his third appearance at heavyweight and is the fourth-ranked fighter in the division, according to ESPN.com, behind Tyson Fury, Joshua and Deontay Wilder. He defeated Chazz Witherspoon by a referee technical decision in October of 2019 and beat Derek Chisora by unanimous decision in October of 2020.
Saturday’s bout is expected to draw a ton of attention from international entities. DAZN reported Joshua vs. Usyk will air across 170 countries and territories on its broadcast service, 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.
Here’s everything you need to know about Anthony Joshua vs. Oleksandr Usyk, including the start time, schedule and how to watch.
How much does Joshua vs. Usyk cost?
- DAZN: $19.99 per month or $99.99 for the year
- Sky Sports Box Office: €24.95 or $33.81
DAZN has subscription options for $19.99/month or $99.99 for an entire year. In Canada, the price is $20 CAD a month or $150 CAD a year. Sky Sports Box Office will be broadcasting Saturday’s fight for €24.95.
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)
- Location: Tottenham Hotspur Stadium in London, England
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. Sonny 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 middleweight title
Daniel Lapin vs. Pawel Martyniuk — light heavyweights