It’s official! Anthony Joshua will face Oleksandr Usyk next September 25, at the stadium of Tottenham Hotspur.
After the official presentation, the date and place were known for two true powers to collide, as they are Joshua Y Usyk.
The organization of said fight is in charge of Matchroom Boxing, the same company that announced the closure of its Twitter.
“Anthony Joshua will defend his world heavyweight titles against Oleksandr Usyk, on September 25 ”, revealed the tweet published by Matchroom.
– Matchroom Boxing (@MatchroomBoxing) July 20, 2021
Joshua and Usyk declared in the presentation of the duel
During the warning event, Oleksandr Usyk He was concise but forceful in his statements, and it was noticed that he was more than concentrated.
“The road will be dominated by the one who walks,” he declared. Usyk, who will have his second fight in the highest category. In the first, it was with victory in all the cards, against Dereck Chisora
For its part, Anthony Joshua gave his opinion on the importance of this brawl, as well as the trajectory of both fighters.
“The date is set and we are completely locked in,” he said. Joshua. “September 25th, Tottenham Hotspur Stadium, I risk it all again and it’s time to defend my crown. We are two Olympic gold medalists who have fought our way to the top and have never avoided challenges ”.
“The stadium is exceptional, the atmosphere will be electric, I am honored to be the first person to fight in such an impressive place. The stage is set and I’m ready to handle business ”, concluded the Briton, who also posted a photo of the rivalry on his Twitter.
– Anthony Joshua (@anthonyjoshua) July 20, 2021