Showtime announced on their social media Twitter platform that the American television broadcast rights for the highly anticipated boxing match between the UK’s IBF & WBA “Super” Champion Anthony “AJ” Joshua(20-0 20kos) and New Zealand’s WBO Heavyweight Champion Joseph “Joe” Parker(24-0 18kos).
— SHOWTIME Boxing (@ShowtimeBoxing) February 5, 2018
The bout will take place March 31, 2018 in the Principality Football Stadium in Cardiff, United Kingdom.
WBC Heavyweight Champion Deontay “The Bronze Bomber” Wilder(39-0 38kos) will face #1 ranked contender according to the WBC rankings Luis “King Kong” Ortiz(28-0 24kos) 3 weeks prior on Showtime March 3, 2018 in Brooklyn, New York in the Barclays Center.
"As I see it, I'm 39-0 with 38 KOs. Every time I promise I'm going to knock somebody out, I've done that. Come March 3, I promise I'm going to knock him out too." – @BronzeBomber #WilderOrtiz: 1 MONTH pic.twitter.com/8HapZVuGHR
— SHOWTIME Boxing (@ShowtimeBoxing) February 3, 2018