Fury vs. Wach & Bakole vs. Kuzmin Land
On Joshua vs. Pulev Undercard Dec. 12
Two exciting Heavyweight matchups have been added to the
undercard of Anthony Joshua's Unified World Title defence
against Kubrat Pulev on Saturday December 12, shown live on
Sky Sports Box Office in the UK and on DAZN in more than 200
countries and territories worldwide.
Hughie Fury (24-3, 14 KOs) returns to the ring for the first
time since his three-round destruction of Pavel Sour at
Manchester Arena back in March to take on Polandís Mariusz
Wach (36-6, 19 KOs), a former opponent of Wladimir
Klitschko, Alexander Povetkin and Dillian Whyte.
"Iím very excited to be back in action again on December
12," said Fury. "Itís been a while and Iím ready to show
what Iím all about. Iíve been in the gym working on a lot of
different aspects of my game, perfecting what I needed to
"Mariusz Wach is a good fighter whoís been in with many top
tier fighters including a World Title challenge. He brings
power and size, and you canít switch off for a second. I
want these kind of fights as these fights will help me
achieve what I need. Iím expecting a tough fight with Wach."
Martin Bakole and Sergey Kuzmin fight for the vacant WBC
International Heavyweight Title after their proposed fight
earlier in the year was rescheduled. Both men share
respective 15-1 records and will be looking to gatecrash the
ďIím really looking forward to fighting for the WBC
International Title on such a big night of boxing, said
Bakole. "A victory over Kuzmin is another step to making my
dreams come true."
ďThis fight with Bakole is very important for me, I need to
bounce back from my defeat to Michael Hunter last time and
get back on track towards a World Title," revealed Kuzmin.
"Martin is big, tall and comes forward, we know his
strengths. I come only to win on December 12.Ē
Anthony Joshua (23-1, 21 KOs) defends his IBF, WBA, WBO and
IBO World Titles against Mandatory Challenger Kubrat Pulev
(28-1, 14 KOs) on a huge night of action that sees Lawrence
Okolie (14-0, 11 KOs) take on Krzysztof Glowacki (31-2, 19
KOs) for the vacant WBO Cruiserweight World Title.