Unbeaten Dmitry Bivol is set to defend his WBA light heavyweight title against dangerous challenger Joe Smith Jr in New York tonight.
Bivol has held his belt since September 2017 but his impressive run of victories will be put to the test against heavy hitting American Smith Jr.
Maurice Hooker will also put his WBO Light-Welterweight title on the line against Mikkel Lespierre on the undercard.
So ahead of a big night of boxing, here’s everything you need to know to catch it.
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Dmitry Bivol vs Joe Smith Jr: UK date
The fight will take place in the early hours of Sunday, March 10 and will be held at the Turning Stone Resort Casino in New York.
Dmitry Bivol vs Joe Smith Jr: UK main event start time
The ringwalk in New York is expected to get underway at around 4am UK time but it will depend on the undercard results.
Dmitry Bivol vs Joe Smith Jr: TV details and how to stream
The 12-round contest will be shown live on Sky Sports Main Event and Sky Sports Action with their coverage beginning at 2am.
If you are not a Sky subscriber, you can watch it on Now TV – day passes are available for £8.99.
The fight will also been shown on DAZN for fans outside of the UK and they offer a free 30-day trial to stream through a variety of platforms including Apple TV, Google Chromecast, iOS, Android, Xbox One and Playstation 4.
Dmitry Bivol vs Joe Smith Jr: Full undercard
Dmitry Bivol vs Joe Smith Jr, Light-Heavyweight contest for WBA World Title
Maurice Hooker vs Mikkel Lespierre, Light-Welterweight contest for WBO World Junior Title
Callum Johnson vs Sean Monaghan, Light-Heavyweight contest
Sergiy Kuzmin vs Joey Dawejko, Heavyweight contest for WBA Intercontinental Title
Israil Madrimov vs Frank Rojas, Welterweight contest for WBA Intercontinental Title
Otha Jones III vs Giorgi Gelashvili, Welterweight
Nikita Ababiy vs Cory Dulaney, Middleweight
Junior Younan vs Derrek Findley, Super-Middleweight
Dmitry Bivol vs Joe Smith Jr: What have the fighters said?
Dmitry Bivol: “I want to make fights for the people. I want to make sure this fight has exposure, that it will attract attention. I’m ready to fight another champion.”
Joe Smith Jr: “Winning a world title would mean everything to me. It’s everything I have worked toward my whole life. I cannot even express how I will feel when I win this title.”
Dmitry Bivol vs Joe Smith Jr: Tale of the Tape
Bivol – Smith Jr
Nationality: Russian – American
Age: 28 – 29
Height: 6ft – 6ft
Stance – Orthodox – Orthodox
Record: 15-0-0 – 24-2-0
KOs: 11 – 20