The city of Jeddah is preparing to host the Red Sea fight, for the title of the World Heavyweight Boxing Championship, on Saturday, August 20, 2022.
The match will bring together Ukrainian defending champion Oleksandr Usyk, and his British opponent, Anthony Joshua.
The upcoming bout is considered the most important international sporting competition hosted by the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
The Red Sea fight in Jeddah
The Red Sea battle attracts the world’s attention; Due to the history that brings together boxers, and their achievements in the world of boxing, as well as the strong competition between them
A tough fight that hasn’t happened since the nineties
the King Abdullah Sports City Hall in Jeddah will witness a strong fight that has not occurred since the nineties AD, under the watchful eye of millions of followers around the world; thus uniting the WBA ‘Super’, IBF, WBO, and IBO belts,
Most notable activities and events
The activities and events of the Red Sea Fight Week will start with the arrival of the media, which will give media organizations from around the world, dignitaries, and guests, the opportunity to meet the boxers.
A proactive press conference for the Red Sea fight
The pre-emptive press conference for the Red Sea Battle is scheduled to be held tomorrow, Wednesday, August 17, at the Shangri-La Hotel, in the presence of the media.
During the conference, the two boxers will answer questions and share their views on the fight, three days before the expected date.