July thirtieth, 2021
The present Olympic gold medalist from Rio 2016, the proficient Frenchman Tony Yoka, returns in a heavyweight conflict on September tenth.
Yoka will purpose to increase his undefeated run at Roland Garros Tennis Enviornment towards Petar Milas. Each fighters are undefeated up to now of their respective careers.
At 10-0 with eight stoppages, Yoka is extensively tipped to be a heavyweight champion of the long run. At 15-0, Milas has been hovering across the new WBC bridgerweight division after turning professional at cruiserweight.
The winner is in line for a substantial rankings increase.
In the meantime, world heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua is trying ahead to his subsequent title protection. He battles Oleksandr Usyk that very same month.
The unified ruler will put his titles on the road at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium in London on Saturday, September 25, reside on Sky Sports activities Field Workplace within the UK and Eire.
Joshua (24-1, 22 KOs) dominated after which floored IBF Obligatory Challenger Kubrat Pulev final day trip. He scored a brutal ninth-round knockout at The SSE Enviornment, Wembley.
The struggle final December was his first struggle on UK soil since he stopped Alexander Povetkin in seven explosive rounds at Wembley Stadium again in September 2018.
The Heavyweight division’s largest attraction has sold-out stadiums and arenas worldwide, and now ‘AJ’ returns to the Capital for his fifth stadium struggle trying to create extra historical past as he faces his newest WBO Obligatory Challenger on the new state-of-the-art residence of Spurs.
He follows Frank Bruno MBE’s footsteps who defeated Joe Bugner in Matchroom Boxing’s first Heavyweight promotion on the previous White Hart Lane in October 1987.
“The date is ready, and we’re totally locked in,” stated Joshua. “September 25, Tottenham Hotspur Stadium, I put all of it on the road once more, and it’s time to defend my crown. We’re two Olympic Gold medallists who’ve fought our technique to the highest and by no means prevented challenges.
“The stadium is phenomenal. The ambiance can be electrical. I’m honoured to be the primary individual to struggle in such an awe inspiring venue. The stage is ready, and I’m able to deal with enterprise.”