Anthony Joshua v Wladimir Klitschko – Live TV Coverage on Sky Sports Box Office; Live Streaming on Now TV, Online

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Anthony Joshua v Wladimir Klitschko – Live TV Coverage on Sky Sports Box Office; Live Streaming on Now TV, Online

Sky Sports Box Office will show the much-awaited heavyweight unification world title fight between Anthony Joshua MBE and Wladimir Klitschko exclusively live this Saturday.

The bout will take place at Wembley Stadium for the IBF, IBO and vacant WBA Super World Heavyweight titles.

The contest will be also be streamed live online for non-Sky customers. Booking details

Joshua has won all 18 of his professional bouts since his gold medal triumph at the 2012 London Olympics. It will be the third defence of his IBF title after victories over Americans Dominic Breazeale, and Eric Molina.

The pair will also fight for the vacant WBA belt which was relinquished by Tyson Fury as part of his decision to focus on his medical treatment and recovery.

This will be Joshua’s second fight at Wembley Stadium, following his victory over Matt Legg as part of the Carl Froch v George Groves undercard in 2014.

Klitschko will be out to reclaim the IBF and WBA belts he lost in a shock defeat to Briton Tyson Fury in November 2015. The Ukranian has won 64 of his 68 pro fights in a highly-decorated career that started back in 1996.

“This is the fight the boxing world has been waiting for,” said Adam Smith, Sky Sports’ Head of Boxing.

“Can the young lion, Anthony Joshua, rise to the challenge and conquer the former and long reigning king of the heavyweights Wladimir Klitschko? It is one of the biggest fights in the most glamorous division and it is on. At Wembley Stadium! What a stage for our sport, what a build-up in store and what a night it’s going to be on April 29th.”

How to book Sky Sports Box Office

The event will start at 6.00pm, Saturday 29 April on Sky Sports Box Office (Channel 491) and Sky Sports Box Office HD (Channel 492), until 1.00am.

The event is priced at £19.95 for UK viewers and €24.95 for Republic of Ireland customers, up until Midnight, Friday 28 April. Thereafter £19.95 / €24.95 (ROI) across all “self-service” bookings (remote control / online) and £24.95 / €29.95 (ROI) if booked via the phone.

The event price will revert back to £19.95 / €24.95 (ROI) from 1.00am on Sunday 30 April. Two repeat showings (full duration) will be shown at 9.00am and 4.00pm (last showing) on Sunday 30 April.

To book call 03442 410888 (0818 220 225 from ROI); press “Box Office” on the Sky remote; or visit my.sky.com/orderboxoffice

How to watch via live streaming

The seven-hour long show will also be available to non-Sky customers via PC/Desktop/Mac, NOW TV box, iPhone, iPad, Android phone and Android tablet.

Visit skysports.com/boxofficelive to book and pay for the event. Then on fight night itself, sign in to watch on the same website; download the SSBO App and log in to watch there; or access the stream on a NOW TV box.

Cable customers should contact their operator.

Updated on Friday 28 April 2017 by @TVNewsroom

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