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Anthony Joshua vs. Wladimir Klitschko Live Stream: How To Watch Online


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Boxing matches don’t get any bigger that this, as there will be an absolutely massive fight going down over the pond. The undefeated Anthony Joshua will put his heavyweight IBF title on the line against the legendary Wladimir Klitschko in front of a sold-out Wembley Stadium crowd. The buzz surrounding this fight is so palpable that they even added an extra 10,000 seats to the stadium to match demand, meaning that 90,000 people will be in attendance. The vacant heavyweight WBA title will also be at stake in this 12-round bout, which will air live on Showtime this evening and be replayed on HBO later tonight.

Joshua (18-0, 18 KOs) is looking to become the next dominant heavyweight force in boxing, and there’s not too many people who are doubting the British superstar. He won a gold medal at the 2012 Olympics in the super heavyweight division, and he’s been steamrolling the competition since turning pro. Joshua won the IBF heavyweight title on April 9, 2016, knocking out Charles Martin in the second round of their fight. He’s successfully defended his belt twice, stopping Dominic Breazeale in the seventh round and Éric Molina in the third.

If you name an achievement in boxing, there’s a damn good chance that Klitschko (64-4, 53 KOs) has done it. He won a gold medal for the Ukraine in the super heavyweight division at the 1996 Olympics, and he’s held every belt imaginable professionally, including the WBA, WBO, and IBF titles. He’s a two-time heavyweight champion, and prior to being upset by Tyson Fury in his last fight, Klitschko had been undefeated for more than 11 years. This will be Klitschko’s 29th world title fight, which is a record in the heavyweight division.

Will we have a changing of the guard or does the wily veteran still have some gas left in the tank? There’s only one way to find out, so let’s breakdown all of the different ways you can watch Joshua take on Klitschko.

Anthony Joshua vs. Wladimir Klitschko Tale Of The Tape

Age: Joshua (27), Klitschko (41)
Height: Joshua (6’6″), Klitschko (6’6″)
Reach: Joshua (82 in), Klitschko (81 in)
Weight: Joshua (250.0 lb), Klitschko (240.25 lb)
Stance: Joshua (Orthodox), Klitschko (Orthodox)

Anthony Joshua vs. Wladimir Klitschko Viewing Details

Date: Saturday, April 29, 2017
Time: 4:15 P.M. ET on Showtime, 11:00 P.M. ET on HBO
Location: Wembley Stadium in London, England
TV Channels: Showtime & HBO
Odds: Joshua (-235), Klitschko (+190)

How To Watch Anthony Joshua vs. Wladimir Klitschko Live Stream Online

If you want to watch the fight live, you have to be a Showtime subscriber. And in order to watch the bout on your computer, you’ll need to head to and log-in with your cable subscription. Once logged in, you’re good to go.

You can also add a Showtime subscription to your Hulu account to watch the fight. It costs $8.99 a month, but you can sign up for a free one-month trial.

For traditional HBO subscribers, just head on over to HBO GO, type in your cable or satellite provider information, and you’re all set.

If you have an internet-only subscription to HBO’s standalone streaming service HBO NOW, click the link to plug in your log-in information. You can also try out HBO NOW with a free one-month trial.

Stream Anthony Joshua vs. Wladimir Klitschko On Phone, Tablet & Other Devices

To watch Klitschko and Joshua duke it out live on a mobile device, you’ll need to download the Showtime Anytime app (iTunes Store | Google Play). Once you’ve done that, log in with your cable provider subscription information and you’ll be all set to watch the fists fly.

If you prefer to roll with Hulu, you can still watch the fight a million different ways. Click here to check out their full list of compatible devices.

HBO GO has you covered with an app that’s available for download on a ton of different platforms. Here are the App StoreGoogle Play, Amazon, and Roku links, and you can check out a full list of compatible devices here by typing in your cable or satellite provider.

HBO NOW also has an app that can be downloaded on a wide variety of devices. Here are the App Store, Google Play, Amazon, and Roku links, and you can check out a full list of compatible devices here.

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