Oleksandr Usyk vs. Anthony Joshua 2 purse, salaries: How a lot cash will they make for 2022 boxing rematch?

For the primary time since September, Oleksandr Usyk and Anthony Joshua will as soon as once more face off within the ring. On the road Aug. 20 would be the WBA (Tremendous), IBF, WBO, IBO, and The Ring heavyweight titles.

After signing an unique cope with DAZN, Joshua has cemented himself as one of the profit-making boxers out and in of the ring. Usyk was lately in Ukraine, defending his nation towards Russian aggression. The 2 will conflict in Saudi Arabia, with Joshua trying to avenge a loss. Usyk isn’t trying to be dethroned from his titles. 

The Sporting Information appears to be like into how a lot the 2 will make for his or her rematch and the way it might have an effect on their wallets in the long term. 

Oleksandr Usyk vs. Anthony Joshua 2 battle purse, prize cash

Per SportsZion and talkSPORT, the bottom cash for the rematch shall be a 50-50 cut up. Joshua is predicted to earn about $75 million, plus the battle bonus (about $119 million as a result of sponsorships). Usyk is predicted to earn the identical $75 million. 

MORE: Be part of DAZN to look at Usyk vs. Joshua 2

Throughout their first encounter, Joshua took house about $13.6 million (plus 60 p.c of the PPV income), whereas Usyk earned $4.1 million (plus 40 p.c of the PPV income). 

What’s Oleksandr Usyk’s web price? 

In response to SPORTEKZ, Usyk’s web price in 2021 was round $4 million.

Usyk has additionally earned a revenue outdoors of his fights by being endorsed by boxing attire and tools firm BoxRaw.

What’s Anthony Joshua’s web price? 

Per Celeb Web Price, Joshua has a web price of about $80 million. In 2020, Forbes had him incomes round $47 million. 

Joshua advised GQ that he has a purpose of turning into a high earner in boxing and sports activities normally. 

“After I first began, the goal was to turn out to be a multi-millionaire,” Joshua mentioned. “However now there are extraordinary folks, grandmas and grandads, who’re price tens of millions simply due to property costs. So the brand new college of thought is that I should be a billionaire. Being a millionaire is nice however you need to set your sights larger.”

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What time does Oleksandr Usyk vs. Anthony Joshua 2 begin?

  • Date: August 20
  • Important card: 12 p.m. ET | 5 p.m. BST | 2 a.m. AEST
  • Important occasion: 5:15 p.m. ET | 10:15 p.m. BST | 7:15 a.m. AEST (Roughly)

Usyk vs. Joshua 2 will happen on August 20. The primary card will begin at 12 p.m. ET | 5 p.m. BST | 2 a.m. AEST. Usyk and Joshua ought to make their strategy to the ring round 5:15 p.m. ET | 10:15 p.m. BST | 7 a.m. AEST, relying on how lengthy the undercard fights final.

What channel is Oleksandr Usyk vs. Anthony Joshua 2 on?

  • U.S., Canada, Australia: DAZN
  • U.Ok.: Sky Sports activities Field Workplace 

In most international locations globally, together with the U.S., Canada and Australia, the battle shall be streamed on DAZN.

Nonetheless, Sky Sports activities Field Workplace gained the rights to the battle in Joshua’s house territory (U.Ok.).

Oleksandr Usyk vs. Anthony Joshua 2 PPV value: How a lot does the cardboard price? 

  • DAZN month-to-month subscription: $19.99 within the U.S., $20 in Canada, $13.99 AUD
  • DAZN annual subscription: $99.99 within the U.S., $150 in Canada

In america, Canada and Australia, and most territories globally, the battle will air on DAZN, however it won’t be by way of PPV. 

  • Sky Sports activities Field Workplace: £26.95 within the U.Ok.

Battle followers within the UK should stump up £26.95, a £2 improve on the value Sky Sports activities set for AJ and Usyk’s preliminary encounter.

MORE: Be part of DAZN to look at Usyk vs. Joshua 2

Oleksandr Usyk vs. Anthony Joshua 2 battle card

  • Oleksandr Usyk (c) vs. Anthony Joshua for the WBA, IBF, WBO, IBO, and The Ring heavyweight titles
  • Filip Hrgovic vs Zhilei Zhang; IBF heavyweight title eliminator
  • Callum Sith vs. Mathieu Bauderlique; WBC light-heavyweight title eliminator
  • Badou Jack vs. Richard Rivera
  • Tyrone Spong vs. Andrew Tabiti
  • Ramla Ali vs. Crystal Garcia Nova 
  • Daniel Lapin vs. Jozef Jurko
  • Ziyad Almaayouf vs. Jose Alatorre 
  • Cash Kicks vs. Kyle Paevie
  • Ben Whittaker vs. Peter Nosic