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Meet the entire DAZN fighter roster for 2018-2019

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DAZN kicked off their partnerships with Matchroom Boxing and Comosa AG on September 22 as heavyweight king Anthony Joshua defended his world titles in London.

Joshua pushed his undefeated record to 22 bouts when stopping Alexander Povetkin at Wembley Stadium.

The headliner represented the first boxing event to be streamed exclusively on DAZN and marked the beginning of a deal with promoter Eddie Hearn to showcase some of the most talented fighters in the world.

Hard-hitting top division ruler Joshua was a feature attraction, and subscribers to DAZN can now get ready to watch more top action on October 6 from the Wintrust Arena in Chicago as part of a one-month free trial.

Sign up to DAZN to enjoy yours now, and DAZN is then available for $9.99 per month thereafter. A host of event dates already penciled in before the end of the year.

Here’s a rundown of the talent subscribers can expect to see on DAZN in the future.

AMIR KHAN (33-4, 20 KO’s) – Welterweight
A former unified super-lightweight champion, Khan, is on the verge of challenging for world honors again.

ANTHONY CROLLA (32-6-2, 13 KO’s) – Lightweight
With a title reign behind him at 135 pounds, Crolla hopes to become a two-time ruler in the coming months.

ANTHONY FOWLER (7-0, 6 KO’s) – Light Middleweight
One of Liverpool’s hottest prospects, Fowler had been a regular feature on Matchroom cards in 2018.

ANTHONY JOSHUA (21-0, 20 KO’s) – Heavyweight
The top heavyweight in the world and one of the most recognizable names in the sport.

Joshua defeated Alexander Povetkin on September 22 in the first of two Wembley headliners on either side of the New Year.

CALLUM SMITH (23-0, 17 KO’s) – Super Middleweight
Victory in the World Boxing Super Series final on September 28 saw Smith become the top super-middleweight on the planet.

CHARLIE EDWARDS (13-1, 6 KO’s) – Flyweight
Edwards dusted himself down after losing a maiden world title challenge and is on the verge of facing other champions.

CONOR BENN (13-0, 9 KO’s) – Super Lightweight
Son of legendary super-middleweight Nigel Benn, Conor is never in a dull fight.

CRAIG RICHARDS (12-1, 6 KO’s) – Super Middleweight
On the rise in the domestic ranks at 168 pounds.

DANIEL JACOBS (34-2, 29 KO’s) – Middleweight
‘The Miracle Man’ survived cancer to return to the ring and claim a world title. Jacobs is scheduled to return to action in October in his attempt to win another strap.

DANIEL ROMAN (25-2, 9 KO’s) – Super Bantamweight
A current world champion, Roman, defends his title against stablemate Gavin McDonnell live on DAZN.

DANIYAR YELEUSSINOV (3-0, 1 KO) – Welterweight
An Olympic gold medallist, Yeleussinov is on the path to great things in his early pro career.


DEMETRIUS ANDRADE (25-0, 16 KO’s) – Middleweight
Two-time world champion Andrade challenges Billy Joe Saunders to the middleweight crown live on DAZN.

DERECK CHISORA (29-8, 21 KO’s) – Heavyweight
‘Del Boy’ is a real enigma of the top division. Chisora put himself back in the title mix at 200 pounds plus a crushing knockout of Carlos Takam in March.

DILLIAN WHYTE (23-1, 16 KO’s)
One solitary defeat to Anthony Joshua hasn’t stopped Whyte from becoming one of the top contenders on the planet. A world title shot is certain to happen in 2019, potentially in a rematch with Joshua.

FELIX CASH (9-0, 6 KO’s) – Middleweight
An up-and-coming star of the future.

FRANK BUGLIONI (22-3, 16 KO’s) – Light Heavyweight
‘Wise Guy’ Buglioni is an all-action puncher who always lays it all on the line.

GAMAL YAFAI (16-1, 9 KO’s) – Super Bantamweight
Part of a trio of Yafai brothers, Gamal is chasing a world title shot at 122.

GAVIN MCDONNELL (20-1, 5 KO’s) – Super Bantamweight
Challenging Danny Roman for the world title on October 6 in Chicago – live on DAZN.

HOSEA BURTON (21-1, 10 KO’s) – Light Heavyweight
A relative of Tyson Fury, Burton shows no fear in the ring and loves a tear-up.

ISAAC CHAMBERLAIN (9-1, 4 KO’s) – Cruiserweight
Chamberlain is pushing hard for UK honors at 200 pounds.

JAKE BALL (11-1, 8 KO’s) – Light Heavyweight
Part of a bustling division and has a dynamite punch.

JAMIE COX (25-1, 14 KO’s)
A solitary loss in the World Boxing Super Series to George Groves hasn’t stopped this talented fighter from aiming for glory.

JAMIE MCDONNELL (29-3 13 KO’s) – Bantamweight
On the comeback trail following a recent loss, McDonnell has already proven his credentials as a world-class fighter.

JARRELL MILLER (21-0, 18 KO’s) – Heavyweight
Heavy-handed and highly-ranked, Miller is close to securing a world heavyweight title chance.

JESSIE VARGAS (28-2, 10 KO’s) – Welterweight
A seasoned former world champion, Vargas takes on Thomas Dulorme on Oct 6.

JOE CORDINA (8-0, 6 KO’s) – Lightweight
‘The Welsh Wizard’ is on the fast track to titles following a stellar amateur career.

JONO CARROLL (16-0, 3 KO’s) – Super Featherweight
Recently signed by Eddie Hearn, Carroll has already earned his chance at the world title, which should be arranged soon.

JOSH KELLY (7-0, 5 KO’s) – Welterweight
Kelly has been tipped as a nailed-on future world title holder with astonishing talent and the world at his feet.

JOSHUA BUATSI (7-0, 5 KO’s) – Light Heavyweight
At the 2016 Games in Rio, a bronze medal lit the spark for what is already an impressive pro run.

KAL YAFAI (24-0, 15 KO’s) – Super Flyweight
A current world champion, Yafai, has been linked to fighting ex-pound for pound king Roman Gonzalez in what would be a potential Fight of the Year.

KATIE TAYLOR (10-0, 5 KO’s) Lightweight
Holding unified world titles at 135 pounds, ex-Olympic gold medallist Taylor is one of the top names in women’s boxing.

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KELL BROOK (37-2, 26 KO’s) – Welterweight
Awaiting news of a possible collision with Amir Khan, Brook is on the verge of a career-defining fight before attempting to become a two-weight world champion.

LAWRENCE OKOLIE (8-0, 6 KO’s) – Cruiserweight
One of the most dangerous fighters on the planet, Okolie is not only looked upon as a future world champion at cruiserweight but as a heavyweight contender into the bargain.

LEWIS RITSON (17-0, 11 KO’s) – Lightweight
A success story of 2018, Ritson came from nowhere to pick up British and Commonwealth belts. Ritson now challenges the European crown on October 13th.

LUKE CAMPBELL (18-2, 15 KO’s) – Lightweight
2012 Olympic champion Campbell features a WBC final eliminator on the Anthony Joshua v Alexander Povetkin undercard this weekend.

MARTIN J. WARD (19-1-2, 9 KO’s) – Super Featherweight
Makes his return on October 27 following a shock loss to James Tennyson.

MAURICE HOOKER (24-0, 16 KO’s) – Super Lightweight
Hooker won his first world title in 2018 and is set to defend it against Alex Saucedo.

NIKITA ABABIY – Middleweight
The talented teenager will make his professional debut on DAZN.

NKOSI SOLOMON – Heavyweight
Former Team, USA member Solomon is primed for a top division run.

OLEKSANDR USYK (15-0, 11 KO’s) – Cruiserweight
The undisputed cruiserweight champion of the world battles Tony Bellew on November 10 live on DAZN from Manchester Arena.

PAUL BUTLER (26-2, 14 KO’s) – Bantamweight
Butler aims to secure more belts after becoming world champion at the weight below in a previous reign.

QAIS ASHFAQ (3-0, 1 KO) – Super Bantamweight
Remains undefeated following his debut in February.

REECE BELLOTTI (12-1, 11 KO’s) – Featherweight
Returns to the ring on October 27 live on DAZN.

RESHAT MATI – Lightweight
The first bout is scheduled for October 6 in Chicago.

RICKY BURNS (42-7-1, 15 KO’s) – Lightweight
An established name at 135, Burns has held world titles in three weight categories.

ROCKY FIELDING (27-1, 15 KO’s) – Super Middleweight
Fielding picked up his first world title in Germany in 2018.

RYAN BURNETT (19-0, 9 KO’s) – Bantamweight
The world title holder and ex-unified ruler is part of the World Boxing Super Series for Season II.

SAM EGGINGTON (23-5, 15 KO’s) – Welterweight
He suffered a shock defeat recently and looking to bounce back quickly.

SCOTT FITZGERALD (11-0, 8 KO’s) – Super Welterweight
Linked to an encounter with Anthony Fowler in 2019, a highly-talented former amateur star.

SCOTT QUIGG (34-2-2, 25 KO’s) – Super Bantamweight
Scheduled to appear in Boston on October 20, ex-world champion Quigg has more titles on his mind.

SCOTT CARDLE (23-2, 7 KO’s) – Lightweight
Domestic honors behind him, Cardle put himself back in the win column last month.

SEAN MCGOLDRICK (7-0, 2 KO’s) – Bantamweight
McGoldrick is currently building his name, having turned pro in March of 2017.

STEPHEN SMITH (25-4, 5 KO’s) Super Featherweight
Smith suffered a shocking ear injury in Las Vegas at the back end of 2017 and hoped to return to action soon.

TASHA JONAS (6-1, 5 KO’s) – Lightweight
‘Miss GB’ is on the comeback trail after a shock first defeat in 2018.

TED CHEESEMAN (14-0, 9 KO’s) – Welterweight
Cheeseman will be challenging for the British title live on DAZN next month.

TEVIN FARMER (26-4-1, 5 KO’s) – Super Featherweight
Winning the world crown at the second attempt in August, Farmer is penciled in for a quick defense on October 20 in Boston against James Tennyson.

TOMMY COYLE (24-4, 12 KO’s) – Lightweight
Coyle is lined up for his American debut on October 20 in Boston.

TONY BELLEW (30-2, 20 KO’s) – Cruiserweight
‘The Bomber’ challenges Usyk on November 10 for the chance to become a two-time world champion. Bellew heads into the fight, having beaten ex-heavyweight ruler David Haye twice at the higher limit.

World Boxing Super Series – Season II fighters featuring on DAZN

Ryan Burnett
Nonito Donaire
Zolani Tete
Mikhail Aloyan
Naoya Inoue
Juan Carlos Payano
Emmanuel Rodriguez
Jason Moloney

Regis Prograis
Terry Flanagan
Josh Taylor
Ryan Martin
Kiryl Relikh
Eduard Troyanovsky
Ivan Baranchyk
Anthony Yigit (Sweden)

Mairis Briedis
Noel Mikaelian
Yunier Dorticos
Mateusz Masternak
Krzysztof Glowacki
Maksim Vlasov
Ruslan Fayfer
Andrew Tabiti

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The legendary Sugar Ray Leonard and Brian Kenny will call the action. Kay Adams and Chris Mannix will host each fight night, and LZ Granderson will report from ringside.

Fans can sign up for DAZN for only $9.99 per month – following a one-month free trial – by registering at

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