In one of the biggest boxing matches in recent memory Anthony Joshua will face off with the Ukrainian Wladimir Klitschko, this fight will take place on Saturday the 29’th of April at London’s’ largest stadium, Wembley! There are that many people going to watch this fight the over ground train system have had to be put on for longer so that people can make it home after without any trouble. Since bursting onto the scene Joshua has become a force to be reckoned with gaining 18 consecutive knockouts and winning a Gold medal for Great Britain at the 2012 Olympics. He has never lost a fight and at the age of 27 will be facing off against the 41-year old veteran Wladimir.
Klitschko is one of the biggest names in boxing and has been for many years, he also has an unbelievable professional record at 64 wins to 4 losses! Klitschko has also picked up a Gold medal at the Olympic games but this was back in 1996 in Atlanta. His last fight, against Tyson Fury was the first bout he has lost in over 10 years and market the end of what many boxing fans like to call ‘The Klitschko era’ as Wladimir’s brother Vitali also dominated the scene at a weight lower than his little brother.
Bookies are starting to get their final odds together for this fight and you can bet on pretty much any factor surrounding the fight. Including a number of knockdowns, time of victory, who will win, how they will win and pretty much everything else you could think of. We will list some of the best odds we could find below…
Anthony Joshua- 4/9 (to win) Wladimir Klitschko- 2/1 (to win) Draw- 40/1
Method of result
Joshua to win by KO, TKO or DQ- 8/13 Wladimir to win by KO, TKO or DQ- 7/2
Joshua to win by decision- 6/1 Wladimir to win by decision- 13/2
Anthony Joshua to win within 60 seconds- 50/1 Wladimir to win inside 60 seconds- 100/1
Either fighter to receive a point deduction from the referee- 6/1
Either corner to throw in the towel to end the bout- 9/1
Both fighters to be knocked down and a Joshua win- 20/1
Both fighters knocked down and Klitschko to win- 25/1
All odds found on William Hills website
We hope that everyone manages to place a successful bet and has a great night on Saturday the 29’th, we know that we will! No matter what you do remember to gamble responsibly and don’t let your stakes (bets put you off the aim of the night, to have a good time and enjoy the fight!