News | Jul 17 2018

Matchroom announce US signings

DAZN will also screen the next Anthony Joshua fight in the US
Demetrius Andrade
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MATCHROOM BOXING have announced the fighters that they’ve signed to box in the United States on the DAZN streaming service.

DAZN have won the US broadcast rights for Anthony Joshua’s next fight. The unified heavyweight champion’s September 22 defence of the WBO, IBF and WBA titles against Alexander Povetkin will be the first boxing event screened on the platform.

“It’s a new era in broadcasting. Everything we do is always refreshing and new so it was only right that we be part of this,” Joshua said.