It has been officially confirmed that Joshua Buatsi will be facing Craig Richards in a boxing light heavyweight clash, and we can reveal all the key information around the event that you need to know.
What is great about this fight for the boxing community is the fact that there is a lot of pride on the line due to the South London rivalry the two have.
It will be a tough fight for both boxers, but they are both going to be confident as Buatsi recently managed his 10th knockout in a row.
Meanwhile, despite losing, Richards managed to take his first world-title match to an unanimous decision in May 2021. Managing to not get knocked out by Dmitry Bivol was a great achievement.
For those wondering, Joshua Buatsi and Craig Richards will face off in their all-British light heavyweight boxing match on Saturday May 21st 2022. Times for the event have not been confirmed yet.
Here is the undercard in full:
- Alen Babic vs Adam Balski
- Chantelle Cameron vs Victoria Bustos
- Robbie Davies Jr. vs Javier Molina
- Ellie Scotney vs Maria Cecilia Roman
- John Hedges vs Robert Baltaru
- Cheavon Clarke vs Pawel Martynuk
- Shiloh Defreitas vs Iliyan Markov
- Joshua Buatsi vs Craig Richards
How to Watch
Matchroom boxing have already confirmed that the fight between Buatsi and Richards will be shown live on Dazn.
For those who do not know, DAZN is available in the United Kingdom. All you have to do is sign up and you can watch all the big fights in HD, on any device, for only £7.99 per month.
There will be a lot of hype around this event and as we get closer to May, we will no doubt see a lot of promotion, with big promoters like Eddie Hearn getting involved.
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