• Sat, Aug 20, 2022
Oleksandr Usyk vs. Anthony Joshua

 Note

Arena, date and time can change.

On Saturday, August 20 at the Jeddah Super Dome in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia Oleksandr «The Cat» Usyk will meet Anthony «AJ» Joshua for WBA (Super), IBF, WBO and IBO titles in a 12-round heavyweight bout.

Oleksandr Usyk
Oleksandr Usyk
The Cat
Anthony Joshua
Anthony Joshua
AJ
Country UkraineUkraine
Ukraine
United KingdomUnited Kingdom
Watford, Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
Age 35 years 32 years
Pro 8 years 8 years
Height 6′ 3″ (191 cm) 6′ 6″ (198 cm)
Reach 78″ (198 cm) 82″ (208 cm)
Division heavyweight
(200+ lbs / 90,72+ kg)
heavyweight
(200+ lbs / 90,72+ kg)
Stance

southpaw

orthodox
Titles
IBO, WBO, IBF, WBA (Super) (heavyweight)
-
Record 19 - 0 - 0
(13 KOs)
24 - 2 - 0
(22 KOs)
KOs 68% 91%
Inactive 329 days 329 days
Advant.

Date and Time

The fight night will begin on Saturday, August 20 at 11 a.m. ET / 8 a.m. PT.

Arena

The fight will be held at the Jeddah Super Dome in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.

On which TV channel or streaming service can I watch the live broadcast of the fight Oleksandr Usyk versus Anthony Joshua?

  • DAZN USA
  • Sky Sports

Usyk vs. Joshua Fight Promo

Who fights on Saturday, August 20?
Fight card subject to change.

Division Fighter #1 Fighter #2 Notes
heavyweight (200+ lbs)Oleksandr Usyk
(19 - 0 - 0)
Anthony Joshua
(24 - 2 - 0)
For WBA (Super) World, IBF World, WBO World, IBO World tit.
Oleksandr «The Cat» Usyk

Oleksandr «The Cat» Usyk

Oleksandr Usyk is an Ukrainian boxer.
As a professional athlete, Usyk has been performing for 8 years and remains unbeaten.

Oleksandr was born in Ukraine, on January 17, 1987.
He currently resides in Kiev, Ukraine.

Last fight

The last fight of Oleksandr Usyk took place on September 25, 2021 against Anthony JoshuaAnthony Joshua.
Usyk won by unanimous decision (UD).

Oleksandr Usyk vs. Anthony Joshua 

Oleksandr Usyk's last fight

First world title

On September 17, 2016 Oleksandr Usyk became the WBO cruiserweight champion.
The Ukrainian defeated world champion Krzysztof Glowacki.

WBO World champion Oleksandr Usyk

WBO World champion Oleksandr Usyk

Boxing record

  • Total fights: 19
  • Wins: 19
  • Wins by KO: 13
  • Wins by dec: 6
  • Losses: 0
  • Draws: 0

Professional career

How many fights did Oleksandr Usyk have?

Date Opponent Result Notes
2021-09-25 Anthony Joshua
(24 - 1 - 0)
Win
UD
WBA Super World Heavyweight Title
IBF World Heavyweight Title
WBO World Heavyweight Title
IBO World Heavyweight Title
2020-10-31 Dereck Chisora
(32 - 9 - 0)
Win
UD
WBO Inter-Continental Heavyweight Title
2019-10-12 Chazz Witherspoon
(38 - 3 - 0)
Win
RTD
2018-11-10 Tony Bellew
(30 - 2 - 1)
Win
TKO
WBC World Cruiserweight Title
WBA Super World Cruiserweight Title
IBF World Cruiserweight Title
WBO World Cruiserweight Title
2018-07-21 Murat Gassiev
(26 - 0 - 0)
Win
UD
WBC World Cruiserweight Title
WBA Super World Cruiserweight Title
IBF World Cruiserweight Title
WBO World Cruiserweight Title
2018-01-27 Mairis Briedis
(23 - 0 - 0)
Win
MD
WBC World Cruiserweight Title
WBO World Cruiserweight Title
2017-09-09 Marco Huck
(40 - 4 - 1)
Win
TKO
WBO World Cruiserweight Title
2017-04-08 Michael Hunter
(12 - 0 - 0)
Win
UD
WBO World Cruiserweight Title
2016-12-17 Thabiso Mchunu
(17 - 2 - 0)
Win
KO
WBO World Cruiserweight Title
2016-09-17 Krzysztof Glowacki
(26 - 0 - 0)
Win
UD
WBO World Cruiserweight Title
2015-12-12 Pedro Julio Rodriguez
(22 - 1 - 0)
Win
TKO
WBO Inter-Continental Cruiserweight Title
2015-08-29 Johnny Muller
(19 - 4 - 2)
Win
TKO
WBO Inter-Continental Cruiserweight Title
2015-04-18 Andrei Kniazev
(11 - 1 - 0)
Win
TKO
WBO Inter-Continental Cruiserweight Title
2014-12-13 Danie Venter
(19 - 6 - 0)
Win
TKO
WBO Inter-Continental Cruiserweight Title
2014-10-04 Daniel Bruwer
(24 - 5 - 1)
Win
TKO
interim WBO Inter-Continental Cruiserweight Title
2014-05-31 Cesar David Crenz
(21 - 8 - 0)
Win
KO
2014-04-26 Ben Nsafoah
(15 - 9 - 2)
Win
KO
2013-12-14 Epifanio Mendoza
(34 - 15 - 1)
Win
TKO
2013-11-09 Felipe Romero
(16 - 7 - 1)
Win
TKO

All Oleksandr Usyk's losses

Oleksandr Usyk remains unbeaten as a professional.

Oleksandr «The Cat» Usyk Highlights

Anthony «AJ» Joshua

Anthony «AJ» Joshua

Anthony Joshua is a British boxer.
As a professional athlete, Joshua has been performing for 8 years.

Anthony was born in Watford, Hertfordshire, United Kingdom, on October 15, 1989.
He currently resides in Watford, Hertfordshire, United Kingdom.

Info

Anthony's mother is Nigerian.
Joshua spent some of his early years in Nigeria.

A late starter in the sport, Joshua only began boxing in 2007, aged 18.
He is also a great footballer, besides, he is keen on tennis and chess.

Anthony Joshua represented Great Britain at the 2012 Olympics, winning gold.
He was appointed Member of the Order of the British Empire for services to boxing.

Joshua has one son with a former girlfriend.

Last fight

The last fight of Anthony Joshua took place on September 25, 2021 against Oleksandr UsykOleksandr Usyk.
Joshua lost by unanimous decision (UD).

Anthony Joshua vs. Oleksandr Usyk 

Anthony Joshua's last fight

First world title

On April 9, 2016 Anthony Joshua became the IBF heavyweight champion.
The British defeated world champion Charles Martin.

IBF World champion Anthony Joshua

IBF World champion Anthony Joshua

Boxing record

  • Total fights: 26
  • Wins: 24
  • Wins by KO: 22
  • Wins by dec: 2
  • Losses: 2
  • Losses by KO: 1
  • Losses by dec: 1
  • Draws: 0

Professional career

How many fights did Anthony Joshua have?

Date Opponent Result Notes
2021-09-25 Oleksandr Usyk
(18 - 0 - 0)
Loss
UD
WBA Super World Heavyweight Title
IBF World Heavyweight Title
WBO World Heavyweight Title
IBO World Heavyweight Title
2020-12-12 Kubrat Pulev
(28 - 1 - 0)
Win
KO
WBA Super World Heavyweight Title
IBF World Heavyweight Title
WBO World Heavyweight Title
IBO World Heavyweight Title
2019-12-07 Andy Ruiz
(33 - 1 - 0)
Win
UD
WBA Super World Heavyweight Title
IBF World Heavyweight Title
WBO World Heavyweight Title
IBO World Heavyweight Title
2019-06-01 Andy Ruiz
(32 - 1 - 0)
Loss
TKO
WBA Super World Heavyweight Title
IBF World Heavyweight Title
WBO World Heavyweight Title
IBO World Heavyweight Title
2018-09-22 Alexander Povetkin
(34 - 1 - 0)
Win
TKO
WBA Super World Heavyweight Title
IBF World Heavyweight Title
WBO World Heavyweight Title
IBO World Heavyweight Title
2018-03-31 Joseph Parker
(24 - 0 - 0)
Win
UD
WBA Super World Heavyweight Title
IBF World Heavyweight Title
WBO World Heavyweight Title
IBO World Heavyweight Title
2017-10-28 Carlos Takam
(35 - 3 - 1)
Win
TKO
WBA Super World Heavyweight Title
IBF World Heavyweight Title
IBO World Heavyweight Title
2017-04-29 Wladimir Klitschko
(64 - 4 - 0)
Win
TKO
WBA Super World Heavyweight Title
IBF World Heavyweight Title
vacant IBO World Heavyweight Title
2016-12-10 Eric Molina
(25 - 3 - 0)
Win
TKO
IBF World Heavyweight Title
2016-06-25 Dominic Breazeale
(17 - 0 - 0)
Win
TKO
IBF World Heavyweight Title
2016-04-09 Charles Martin
(23 - 0 - 1)
Win
KO
IBF World Heavyweight Title
2015-12-12 Dillian Whyte
(16 - 0 - 0)
Win
TKO
WBC International Heavyweight Title
Commonwealth Heavyweight Title
vacant BBBofC British Heavyweight Title
2015-09-12 Gary Cornish
(21 - 0 - 0)
Win
TKO
WBC International Heavyweight Title
vacant Commonwealth Heavyweight Title
2015-05-30 Kevin Johnson
(29 - 6 - 1)
Win
TKO
WBC International Heavyweight Title
2015-05-09 Raphael Zumbano
(36 - 10 - 1)
Win
TKO
2015-04-04 Jason Gavern
(26 - 19 - 4)
Win
KO
2014-11-22 Michael Sprott
(42 - 22 - 0)
Win
TKO
2014-10-11 Denis Bakhtov
(38 - 9 - 0)
Win
TKO
vacant WBC International Heavyweight Title
2014-09-13 Konstantin Airich
(21 - 9 - 2)
Win
TKO
2014-07-12 Matt Skelton
(28 - 8 - 0)
Win
TKO
2014-05-31 Matt Legg
(7 - 2 - 0)
Win
KO
2014-03-01 Hector Alfredo Avila
(22 - 15 - 1)
Win
KO
2014-02-01 Dorian Darch
(7 - 2 - 0)
Win
TKO
2013-11-14 Hrvoje Kisicek
(5 - 6 - 0)
Win
TKO
2013-10-26 Paul Butlin
(14 - 19 - 0)
Win
TKO
2013-10-05 Emanuele Leo
(8 - 0 - 0)
Win
TKO

All Anthony Joshua's losses

Who all beat Anthony Joshua?

Anthony Joshua's defeat

Anthony Joshua's defeat

Date Opponent Result Notes
2021-09-25 Oleksandr Usyk
(18 - 0 - 0)
Loss
UD
WBA Super World Heavyweight Title
IBF World Heavyweight Title
WBO World Heavyweight Title
IBO World Heavyweight Title
2019-06-01 Andy Ruiz
(32 - 1 - 0)
Loss
TKO
WBA Super World Heavyweight Title
IBF World Heavyweight Title
WBO World Heavyweight Title
IBO World Heavyweight Title

Anthony «AJ» Joshua Highlights

Latest Odds

  • Usyk to win: 1/3
  • Joshua to win: 2/1
  • Draw: 19/1

Prediction

Sergey Loktev
Who will win: Usyk or Joshua?

Usyk and Joshua are worthy opponents.
It is difficult to predict which of the boxers will win.

Nevertheless, I think that Oleksandr Usyk will win by unanimous decision.

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