The duel between world champion in the heavyweight WBA, WBO, IBF and IBO Anthony Joshua (22-0, 21 KO’s) and top prospect of the United States Jarrell Miller (23-0-1, 20 KO’s) will take place on June 1 in new York at the legendary Madison Square garden.
This was officially announced himself as Anthony Joshua in the video, and his promoter Eddie Hearn.
For the first time Anthony Joshua will fight in the United States. All their previous fights boxer spent in the UK. Including the champion in a unification bout in the heavyweight division at stake which were the titles WBA super, IBF, IBO April 29, 2017 against Ukrainian Wladimir Klitschko. The fight took place in London at Wembley stadium. Then the Briton won a technical knockout in the 11th round. At this stadium, and Joshua spent their last match – September 22 technical knockout he defeated Russian Alexander Povetkin.
30-year-old boxer Jarrel Miller also has no defeats in his career. The only draw was in 2013. After that, the American has won 19 fights in a row. Among them former contenders for titles in the heavyweight Mariusz Wach and Tomasz Adamek.