Showtime To Air Joshua-Parker
Fans in the United States will have the opportunity to watch the much-anticipated Anthony Joshua and Joseph Parker heavyweight unification fight live, as Showtime announced Monday it will be airing the fight live on March 31st.
Joshua is set to defend his WBA and IBF belts and his unblemished record against Parker who holds not only the WBO title, but is also undefeated. The fight will be held on March 31st in front of an expected sold outPrincipality Stadium in Cardiff, Wales.
Showtime executive Stephen Espinoza made it known that the network is excited to be the home of the potential complete unification of the heavyweight division, something not seen since the end of the 20th century.
“Anthony Joshua is a global superstar, and we’re proud to present his sixth, and perhaps most challenging, world title fight to the U.S. audience. Joshua vs Parker will be the 12th heavyweight world championship match on Showtime since Deontay Wilder won his title in 2015, an undisputed industry-leading offering in boxing’s preeminent division.”
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