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Ruiz Jr v Joshua 2: Clash on the Dunes

Virgin Media Staff

Ding! Ready for Round 2? This Saturday sees the much-anticipated rematch between Andy Ruiz Jr and Anthony Joshua in Diriyah, Saudi Arabia, and it promises to be the boxing event of the year.

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Ruiz Jr stunned Joshua in June to become the unified heavyweight champion, knocking out the overwhelming favourite and previously undefeated Brit in New York. It was a moment of sporting drama that sent ripples through the boxing world. This weekend, in the heat of the desert, Joshua has his chance for redemption and a shot at claiming the four heavyweight titles on offer.

And if that isn’t enough, there’s an enticing undercard on offer, with fights involving Dillian Whyte and Alexander Povetkin, to cap an unmissable night of boxing. Here's the full undercard:

Alexander Povetkin v Michael Hunter
12 Rounds WBA Heavyweight Title Eliminator

Dillian Whyte v Mariusz Wach
10 Rounds Heavyweight

Filip Hrgovic v Eric Molina
12 Rounds Heavyweight

Magomedrasul Majidov v Tom Little
8 Rounds Heavyweight

When?

Saturday 7th December. The event begins from 5PM.

How to order

Go to Home > On Demand > Live Events*. The fight is available to purchase now for £26.95 in HD or £24.95 in SD.  On the night itself, you can watch your purchase from 5PM by going to On Demand > Live Events.

There will be 2 repeats shown the following day (Sunday 8th December) at 8AM and 2PM.

* This event is available to customers with a TiVo® and V6 box.

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