Watch Anthony Joshua vs Carlos Takam Live Stream
Anthony Joshua is set to defend his IBF and WBA World heavyweight titles against Carlos Takam on Saturday, 27th October 2017 at the Millenium Stadium in Cardiff, Wales. Its a makeshift fight as Joshua was originally suppose to fight Pulev who had to withdraw because of injury. This fight is build up largely as a tune-up to Joshua’s proposed clash against fellow heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder which is expected sometime in 2018. Joshua vs Takam will be broadcasted in the UK on Sky Box Office
Anthony Joshua vs Carlos Takam TV Coverage: Sky Box Office coverage for the big night on Saturday, 27 October 2017 starts with several undercard fights at around 18:00 uk time and the PPV is priced at around £19.95 / €24.95. In the co-featured events Kal Yafai taking on Sho Ishida for WBA super-flyweight title and Dillian Whyte to take on Robert Helenius for the WBC silver heavyweight belt. Katie Taylor also fight on the undercard against Anahi Esther for WBA lightweight.
Below is the fight night schedule of entire fight card leading up all the way to main-event between Joshua vs Klitschko.
|COVERAGE STARTS||06:00 pm uk time on SkySports 1 and Sky Box Office|
|PPV Encryption title||The coverage begins at 06:00 p.m uk time but it will go encrypted available for only PPV buyers at around 07:00 p.m uk time.|
|fight 1||Joshua Buatsi v Saidou Sall ( starts at around 06:00 p.m uk time)|
|fight 2||Joe Cordina v TBA (06:45 p.m uk time)|
|fight 3||Lenroy Thomas vs Dave Allen (07:30 p.m uk time)|
|fight 4||Frank Buglioni vs Craig Richards (8:15 p.m uk time)|
|fight 5||Katie Taylor vs Anahi Esther (09:00 p.m uk time)|
|fight 6||Dillian Whyte vs Robert Helenius (09:45 p.m uk time)|
|fight 7||Kal Yafai vs Sho Ishida (10:30 p.m uk time)|
|Main-Event||Anthony Joshua vs Carlos Takam (not before 11:30 p.m uk time)|
UK viewers can watch the fight live on Sky Box Office HD but they will have to pay around £19.95 for nights coverage on top of their monthly SkySports subscription. While US viewers can watch the fight live on Showtime regular channel (non-ppv).
Looking at the undercard and considering Anthony Joshua’s past performances this fight card is totally worth the money for UK viewers. Joshua is hoping to use this fight as tune up for what will be another major heavyweight bout against Deontay Wilder sometime next year.