2022 boxing calendar: Must-see fights and results of the year

Written in SPORTS CENTER the 8/16/2022 4:14 p.m. the calendar of boxing for the second half of 2022 it continues with stellar fights like the

Written in SPORTS CENTER the 8/16/2022 4:14 p.m.

the calendar of for the second half of 2022 it continues with stellar fights like the one with Oleksandr Usyk and Anthony Joshua for the titles of , , IBF and IBO. In addition to other boxers like Saul the ‘Canelo’ Alvarez He is already fully preparing for the third fight of the trilogy with Gennady Golovkinwith the goal of connecting with the victory after the defeat against Dmitry Bivol.

This weekend the fight between the Ukrainian Oleksandr Usyk and the British Anthony Joshua will be held in Saudi Arabia, so it will be the main event on Saturday, August 20. While other fights for light heavyweight and heavyweight will be played between Callum Smith and Mathieu Bauderlique and Filip Hrgovic vs. Zhilei Zhang.

While in September the Mexicans Andy Ruiz and Saul the ‘Canelo’ Alvarez They will have one of the most important fights of the year, because the first will be measured against Cuban Luis Ortiz in the heavyweight category. While the man from Guadalajara will face the Russian in the third edition Gennady Golovkin for the WBA, WBO, WBC and IBF super middleweight title.

Oleksandr Usyk and Anthony Joshua will fight for the WBA, WBO, IBF and IBO titles

Calendar of the most important boxing fights in 2022

August 20 | Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

  • Oleksandr Usyk vs Anthony Joshua | WBA, WBO, IBF and IBO
  • Callum Smith vs. Mathieu Bauderlique | medium heavyweight
  • Filip Hrgovic vs. Zhilei Zhang | Heavyweight

San Diego, California US

  • Emanuel Navarrete vs. Eduardo Baez | WBO Featherweight
  • Giovani Santillan vs. Julio Luna Avila | welterweight

Hollywood, Florida US

  • Alberto Puello vs. Botirzhon Akhmedov | WBA Super Lightweight
  • Roger Gutierrez vs. Hector Luis Garcia | WBA Super Featherweight

August 27 | Tulsa, Oklahoma US

  • Jose Pedraza vs. Richard Commey | super light weight

September 2022

September 4 | Los Angeles United States

  • Andy Ruiz vs. Luis Ortiz | Heavyweight
  • Isaac Cruz vs. Eduardo Ramirez | Light weight
  • Jose Valenzuela vs. Jezzrel Corrales | Light weight

September 10 | London England

  • Mikaela Mayer vs. Alycia Baumgardner | WBA, WBO, WBC and IBF super featherweight
  • Claressa Shields vs. Savannah Marshall | WBA, WBO, WBC and IBF Middleweight

September 17 | Las Vegas, US

  • Saul vs. Gennady Golovkin | WBA, WBO, WBC and IBF super middleweight
  • Jesse Rodriguez vs. Israel Gonzalez | WBC super flyweight
  • Ali Akhmedov vs. Gabriel Rosado | super middleweight

September 23 | Newark, New Jersey US

  • Shakur Stevenson vs. Robson Conceicao, for the WBC and WBO super featherweight titles

October 2022

October 8 | Los Angeles, US

  • Fernando Martinez vs. Jerwin Ancajas | IBF Super Flyweight

October 16 | Melbourne, Australia

  • Devin Haney vs. George Kambosos Jr. | IBF, WBA, WBC and WBO lightweight

2022 boxing match results

  • Roman Chocolatito González | WBC super flyweight unanimous decision winner
  • Ryan Garcia | Lightweight unanimous decision winner
  • Gennady Golovkin | WBA and IBF middleweight winner by knockout
  • Dmitry Bivol | WBA Light Heavyweight Unanimous Decision Winner
  • David Benavidez | WBC interim super middleweight title winner by knockout
  • Hiroto Kyōguchi | Winner by knockout in the WBA light flyweight category
  • Ryan Garcia | Winner by knockout at lightweight
  • Danny Garcia | Split Decision Winner at Super Welterweight

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