The official weigh-in for Saturday’s World Heavyweight championship fight between undefeated IBF/WBA/WBO/IBO Heavyweight world champion Anthony Joshua and WBA number one ranked Heavyweight contender Alexander Povetkin took place earlier today in London, England. The official weights for the entire card are as follows.
Main Event: IBF/WBA/WBO/IBO Heavyweight world championship – 12Rds.
Anthony Joshua (Champion) 245 1/4lbs. vs. Alexander Povetkin (Challenger) 222lbs.
British Cruiserweight championship – 12Rds.
Matty Askin (Champion) 199 1/2lbs. vs. Lawrence Okolie 199 1/4lbs.
Heavyweight – 10Rds.
David Price 265 1/4lbs. vs. Sergey Kuzmin 244 3/4lbs.
Lightweight – 12Rds.
Yvan Mendy 134 1/4lbs. vs. Luke Campbell 134 1/2lbs.
Welterweight – 6Rds.
Julio Luguna 142lbs. vs. Shakhram Giyasov 143 1/4lbs.
(*Bouts Also Scheduled To Take Place On This Card: Weights for these bouts unavailable as of this writing.)
Light-Heavyweight – 4Rds.
Dana Zaxo vs. Toni Bilic
Welterweight – 4Rds.
Petar Alexandrov vs. Chris Kongo
Joshua vs. Povetkin takes place on Saturday, September 22nd at Wembley Stadium in London, England. The full card can be seen in the United States and Canada on DAZN beginning at 1PM U.S. EST. In the United States, DAZN is available online as well as mobile and connected streaming devices for$9.99 per month with a 30-day free trial. For more information about DAZN in the United States and to subscribe please visit: www.DAZN.com. For more information about DAZN in Canada including subscription plans please visit: www.DAZN.CA.
In the United Kingdom, the card can be seen on a pay-per-view basis on Sky Box Office beginning at 6PM (Local UK Time.) for £19.95. To order please visit:https://www.sky.com/boxoffice/Joshua-Povetkin Check your local listings internationally.
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