The Fight of the Year
The papers are calling it “the fight of the year” with some exciting boxing matches of 2018 that’s a heavy-hitting statement from the press. It is of course the September 22nd clash of the heavyweights – Anthony Joshua Vs Alexander Povetkin.
Tension has been building around the fight, more so since Anthony Joshua has been quoted in the papers saying he is “frustrated.” Chatter amongst boxing fans highlights Joshua’s worried state after turning down the multi-million pound fight with Deontay Wilder, Joshua has faced a backlash of criticism owing to his decision.
The fight will take place at Wembley Stadium where Joshua will defend his heavyweight titles against Povetkin.
The immense pressure placed on Joshua could make or break him in this fight while some people are calling him cowardly others argue he has his eyes on the prize. Anthony Joshua’s intense training leading up to the fight is preparing him mentally and physically for an exciting match.
Join us for an incredible night of boxing, drinks and outstanding atmosphere at The Mitre Hotel.
If you’re a boxing fanatic and you want to watch the watch the fight we’re showing the full live coverage on Sky Sports Box Office at The Mitre Hotel and Bar. The fight will be shown on all screens throughout the venue with drinks available at the bar. Joshua and Povetkin are estimated to enter the ring around 10:30pm on Saturday, September 22nd.
If you’re joining us to watch this momentous clash of the heavy-weights you can find us at The Mitre Hotel and Bar, 1-3 Cathedral Approach, Manchester M3 1SW. 0161 834 4128.