The prize fund of the fight between Usyk and Joshua will be $80 million

The prize fund of the fight between Usyk and Joshua will be $80 million

Ukrinform

Athletes will split the money in half.

The prize fund of the fight between Ukrainian heavyweight, WBA, WBO, IBF and IBO heavyweight title holder Oleksandr Usyk and Anthony Joshua will be $80 million, according to the Daily Star, Ukrinform reports.

Both boxers will share the prize money for their second fight.

The second battle between Usyk and Joshua will officially take place on August 20 in Saudi Jeddi. The boxers will once again fight for four heavyweight championship titles.

Last fall, the Ukrainian defeated Joshua by unanimous decision and won the heavyweight championship belts. The winner of the fight can fight Tyson Fury for the title of the new undisputed heavyweight champion.

Read Ukrinform’s forecast for the rematch between Usyk and Joshua here.

Read also: Bookmakers gave a prediction for the fight between Usyk and Joshua

As Ukrinform reported, a live broadcast of the rematch between Usyk and Joshua will take place on the DAZN streaming platform.

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