Joshua vs. Povetkin

Matchroom Boxing Results: Joshua Becomes First to Stop Povetkin, Defends Heavyweight World Titles

Zach Aittama Senior Staff Writer

On Saturday, Sept. 22, Matchroom Boxing brought boxing back to Wembley Stadium in London, United Kingdom, for Joshua vs. Povetkin.

In the evening’s main event, undefeated heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua put his IBF, IBO, WBA and WBO world heavyweight titles on the line against former WBA world title holder, who had won 34 of his 35 professional contests.

The event aired live at 4:30 p.m. ET on SKY Box Office, DAZN (United States), RPC Channel 4 (Panama), Main Event (Australia), and Canal Space (Latin America).


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FULL RESULTS
Anthony Joshua def. Alexander Povetkin by knockout. Round 7 – IBF, IBO, WBA, and WBO world title
Luke Campbell def. Yvan Mendy by unanimous decision
Lawrence Okolie def. Matt Askin by unanimous decision
Sergey Kuzmin def. David Price by TKO. Round 4
Shakhram Giyasov def. Julio Laguna by TKO. Round 4