Oleksandr Usyk and Anthony Joshua will clash in a rematch for the WBA(super), WBO, and IBF Heavyweight titles on August 20, 2022.
The event will be airing from King Abdullah Sports City in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. The rematch comes 11 months after Usyk shocked the world with a unanimous decision over Joshua at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium in London.
Apart from the headline battle, there will be two title eliminator bouts on the undercard. Filip Hrgovic will face Zhilei Zhang in the Eliminator for the IBF Heavyweight World Title, with the winner becoming the #1 contender to challenge the winner between Usyk and Joshua. Callum Smith is facing Mathieu Bauderlique in the WBC Light Heavyweight Title Eliminator bout, with the winner becoming a challenger for Artur Beterbiev.
Check below to find out how to watch this highly anticipated event Oleksandr Usyk vs Anthony Joshua 2 PPV event in the United Kingdom, Ireland, United States, Canada, Australia, Ukraine, and other countries worldwide.
UK & Ireland
Just like their first bout, the rematch between Oleksandr Usyk vs Anthony Joshua will air via Sky Sports PPV in UK and Ireland. Dazn was the front runner to air the bout, but Sky Sports won the bid to air this Matchroom Boxing PPV for UK and Ireland markets.
The price for Usyk vs Joshua 2 PPV is £26.95 for UK and Ireland fans. This will be the highest PPV price of any boxing fight in UK history. The PPV will start from 6 PM BST onwards. The PPV can be ordered both for online streaming and through cable TV.
One hour freeview will be Sky Sports Boxing Youtube Channel, Sky Sports Main Event and Sky Sports Arena TV channels from 6 PM to 7 PM BST.
Oleksandr Usyk’s homeland Ukraine might be in a war with Russia right now, but they won’t be missing a chance to watch one of their best-ever fighters at such a big event.
Ukraine’s public broadcasting company, Suspilne will air the event on Free to Air TV. The event will be available on the MEGOGO cable TV channel also. Also, the event can be streamed for free on Youtube in Ukraine.
US & Other Countries
Dazn Streaming, who has signed Anthony Joshua to a big deal, will be airing the event worldwide. This means that in the United States, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, and all the other countries(except the UK, Ireland, and Ukraine), Usyk vs Joshua 2 event can be live streamed only via the Dazn app and website.