AJ is back and faces Russian slugger Povetkin – and you can listen to exclusive live commentary right here on talkSPORT
Following his points victory over Joseph Parker in March, Britain’s world heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua is ready to go again.
Despite negotiations with fellow champion Deontay Wilder, AJ is instead next be facing Russian power-hitter Alexander Povetkin in the familiar surroundings of Wembley Stadium.
When is Joshua vs Povetkin?
The bout will be held on Saturday, September 22.
After two fights at the Principality Stadium, it’s back to England and the comforts of Wembley for AJ.
He’s only fought here once – and it was pretty memorable, as 90,000 fans watched him defeat Wladimir Klitschko in April 2017.
Where can I listen to live commentary?
On talkSPORT, of course! We’ll bring you all the build up, action from undercard, and live commentary with expert analysis live from ringside.
You can listen right here on talkSPORT.com.
You can also listen via DAB digital radio and on 1089 or 1053 AM, on the talkSPORT app, or through the following TV channels: Sky – Channel 0108, Virgin Media -Channel 927, Freeview – Channel 723, Freesat – Channel 731.
The bout is also being shown on pay-per-view TV via Sky Sports Box Office.
Who will the fight start?
As ever, there will be huge expectations on AJ’s shoulders.
And it’s been confirmed that he will ring walk at 9.50pm.
Who is on the undercard?
- Luke Campbell vs Yvan Mendy (lightweight)
- Matty Askin vs Lawrence Okolie (cruiserweight)
- Sergey Kuzmin vs David Price (heavyweight)
- Shakhram Giyasov vs Julio Laguna (welterweight)
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