The boxing calendar 2022 is lined up with some action-packed events and boxing fans cannot wait for all the major fights scheduled for next year to set in motion
Fans are going to witness a lot of heat next year with the heavyweight division in particular having a lot to offer to boxing fans all across the globe. Brace yourself to see Anthony Joshua locking horns with Oleksandr Usky once again in what is going to be one hell of a rematch. Meanwhile, two-time world heavyweight champion Tyson Fury will be taking on Dillian Whyte next and boy will he look to defend against the 33-year old former kickboxer.
So here’s the full list of all the major fighting events lined up for the year 2022:
Boxing Calendar 2022: List Of All Major Fights, Schedule, Date, Time
- Luis Ortiz vs Charles Martin (Heavyweight)
January 1, Hollywood, Florida, USA- Al Haymon’s PBC
- Tony Yoka vs Martin Bakole (Heavyweight)
January 15, Stade Rolland Garros, Paris, France – Promoter TBC
- Joe Smith Jr. vs Callum Johnson (WBO light-heavyweight title)
January 15, Verona, New York, USA- Bob Arum’s Top Rank
- Chris Eubank Jr. vs Liam Williams (Middleweight)
January 29, Cardiff, UK- Ben Shalom’s BOXXER
- Keith Thurman vs Mario Barrios ( Welterweight)
- Leo Santa Cruz vs Keenan Carbajal (WBA Featherweight title)
February 5, Minneapolis, USA- Al Haymon’s PBC
- Jose Ramirez vs Jose Pedraza (Super-Lightweight)
February 5, Fresno, California, USA- Bob Arum’s Top Rank
- Amir Khan vs Kell Brook (149lbs catchweight)
- Viddal Riley vs Opponent TBC (Cruiserweight)
February 19, AO Arena, Manchester, UK- Ben Shalom’s BOXXER
- Josh Taylor vs Jack Catterall (WBA, WBC, IBF and WBO Super-Lightweight Titles)
February 26, SSE Hydro Arena, Glasgow, Scotland- Bob Arum’s Top Rank and Ben Shalom’s BOXXER
Along with these fights, Anthony Joshua will give it his all to win against Oleksndr Usyk in his rematch, Tyson Fury will defend against Dillian Whyte and meanwhile the younger Paul brother i.e. Jake Paul aka “the problem child” will go up against Canelo Alvarez.
It’s going to be a thrilling year for boxing in general and the calendar for 2022 has left boxing fans impatient already. So which bout are you most excited for? And how much more can you wait for the boxing action to get underway? Well, you’ll have to be a bit more patient before we get to the good part very soon.