Joe Joyce will look to proceed his stand up the heavyweight ranks when he takes on the harmful Carlos Takam in London later this month.
Joyce took his skilled report to an unbeaten 12 victories when he destroyed Daniel Dubois final November, leaving him with a severely broken eye.
Joyce will return to the ring in late July to tackle Cameroonian-born French veteran Takam.
The 40-year-old, who misplaced to Anthony Joshua in 2017, has received his final 4 bouts together with towards Jerry Forrest final summer season.
Takam ought to show to be one other powerful take a look at for Joyce as he appears to be like to safe a world title shot within the close to future.
Joyce v Takam: Date and watch
This 12-round heavyweight bout will happen on Saturday, July 24 and is being held on the Wembley Enviornment in London.
The ring walks for Joyce v Takam are anticipated from 10pm on the evening.
The struggle is about to be proven on BT Sport however full particulars on their protection will observe.
Joyce v Takam: Undercard
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Joyce v Takam: What’s been mentioned?
Carlos Takam: “It’s going to be a giant take a look at for Joe Joyce.
“For me it’s not a take a look at, as a result of I’ve fought different folks like [Alexander] Povetkin, [Anthony] Joshua, I’ve fought a variety of massive names. So, for me it’s simply to show for my UK followers that I’m again and I’m an issue in that division.
“Joe Joyce has an excellent rating, sure however the rating is as a result of possibly you’ve gotten an excellent promoter, you’ve gotten an excellent supervisor they make you an excellent rating, that’s it, for me rankings don’t matter.
“Joe Joyce has by no means fought any person like me. I’ve expertise, I transfer in all places within the ring, I don’t go straight to my opponent.
“I all the time take pleasure in combating taller guys.
“Taller guys don’t make me scared, I prefer to struggle taller guys, I’m ready to struggle taller guys.”
“You’re going to be stunned, I’m ready for that struggle. You assume you possibly can beat me by knockout or by TKO, no means! That’s not going to occur.
“I’m coming to the UK this time to win to not lose. I’m going to win my struggle positively, that’s going to be a battle. No means am I going to let Joe Joyce beat me, I’m sorry. I’m sorry younger man however that is my time.
“He has an excellent jab like he did Dubois, with the jab, jab, jab each time. I feel if you understand how to cease Joe Joyce’s jabs, you’ll win the struggle.”