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Joshua vs Pulev live stream: main event time, how to watch the heavyweight boxing

Joshua vs Pulev live stream: main event time, how to watch the heavyweight boxing
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It's not long now until Anthony Joshua steps into the ring with the Kubrat Pulev to try to put the Bulgarian in his place.  The undercard is all but over with Joshua vs Pulev soon to take centre stage at Wembley Arena. You won't want to miss a second of this heavyweight encounter. Make sure you know how to watch a Joshua vs Pulev live stream wherever you are in the world.

Joshua vs Pulev live stream

Anthony Joshua vs Kubrat Pulev is expected to start around 10.30pm GMT on 12th December. In the UK, the Joshua vs Pulev will be shown live on Sky Sports Box Office for £24.95. In Australia, fans can watch on DAZN for the introductory price of $2.99. Going to be outside the country this weekend? You can use a VPN to watch from abroad as if you were back at home!

"I would have just clapped him in his jaw there and then, but I have to wait," said Joshua, weighing in at 240.8lbs, 1.1lbs heavier than the his 39-year-old opponent.

"Many years I've been in boxing and seen a lot fighters talk a lot of rubbish, then they get smacked up," Joshua told Sky Sports.

"When people come in the ring with me they are confident and then after a few rounds their soul gets destroyed."

Anthony Joshua is about to return to the ring for one of the biggest fights of the year. The British heavyweight will slug it out with Bulgarian fighter Kubrat Pulev in front of 1,000 fans at Wembley's SSE Arena in London, England.

The fight is a big one for Joshua. A convincing win for the unified champion could set up a series of money-spinning bouts with Tyson Fury, aka the Gypsy King, in either London or Las Vegas.

At the ripe old age of 39, Pulev has some work to do if he's going to stop his 31-year-old opponent. That said, the Bulgarian is no dope, having challenged Wladimir Klitschko for his belt in 2015, getting up off the canvas three times before a KO finally ended his hopes of toppling the Beast from the East.

"[Joshua] has a good style and he is a good specimen, but he has not shown any mental toughness," Pulev told reporters earlier in the week. "Yes, he has skills, but he hasn't shown the mental strength. This is something from within, in the blood of a man, and he does not have it."

Here's how to live stream Joshua vs Pulev, one of the most anticipated fights of the year, from anywhere. The main event is expected at 10.30pm.

Watch Joshua vs Pulev in Australia for $2.99

Respected sports streaming service DAZN has the rights to broadcast live coverage of Joshua vs Pulev in Australia.

Thanks to this introductory offer, new users can subscribe to DAZN for an initial fee of just AU$2.99.

Going to be outside Australia this weekend? You can use a VPN to access your preferred streaming service as if you were back home in Oz!

After the first month, you'll pay the usual price of $19.99 per month but there's no lock-in contract, so you can cancel anytime.

Coverage of the undercard is due to start at 6am AEDT on Sunday in Australia.

Watch a Joshua vs Pulev live stream from abroad using a VPN

Joshua vs Pulev live stream: start time, channel and how to watch the boxing from anywhere

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Even if you have subscribed to the relevant Joshua vs Pulev rights holders, you won't be able to access these streaming services when outside your own country. The service will know your location based on your IP address, and will automatically block your access.

A Virtual Private Network (VPN) helps you get around this obstacle. A VPN creates a private connection between your device and the internet, such that the servers and services you’re accessing aren’t aware of what you’re doing. All the information passing back and forth is entirely encrypted.

There are many VPN providers out there, with some more reliable and safe than others. As a rule, we’d suggest a paid-for service such NordVPN which offers both reliability as well as a 30-day money back guarantee.

Once you’ve made your choice, all you need to do is sign in to your VPN service through whichever device you’d like to use to watch the fight, and pick a server which is based in the country whose content you’d like to access. Then navigate to the relevant video streaming service and you’re in.

How to watch Joshua vs Pulev in the UK

Joshua vs Pulev live stream: start time, channel and how to watch the boxing from anywhere

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In the UK, Joshua vs Pulev will be shown live on Sky Sports Box Office. The price of the pay-per-view event has been set at a hefty £24.95.

The event can be live streamed from the Sky Sports Box Office app, which you can download onto your mobile or tablet device.

You can pay for Joshua vs Pulev here – you don't have to be a Sky customer, either.

The undercard is set to get underway at 5pm. Some of the early fights will be streamed live on Facebook. Joshua vs Pulev is due to start at around 10.30pm UK time on Saturday 12th December.

How to watch Joshua vs Pulev in the USA

Joshua vs Pulev live stream: start time, channel and how to watch the boxing from anywhere

(Image credit: DAZN)

DAZN has the rights to broadcast live coverage of Joshua vs Pulev in the United States.

Subscription to DAZN costs $19.99 per month or $99.99 per year, and includes a host of live sporting events, including exclusive boxing, UFC, soccer, sports documentaries, classic fights and more more.

Coverage of the undercard set to start at 5.30pm ET / 2.30pm PT.

Full card for Joshua vs Pulev

Lawrence Okolie will now face Nikodem Jezewski after original opponent Krzysztof Glowacki tested positive for coronavirus. Here is the latest card:

Anthony Joshua vs Kubrat Pulev (WBA, IBF, WBO heavyweight title)

Lawrence Okolie vs Nikodem Jezewski (cruiserweight)

Hughie Fury vs Mariusz Wach (heavyweight)

Martin Bakole vs Sergey Kuzmin (heavyweight)

Souleymane Cissokho vs Kieron Conway (light-middleweight)

Florian Marku vs TBA (welterweight)

Qais Ashfaq vs Ashley Lane (super-bantamweight)

Ramla Ali vs Vanesa Caballero (featherweight)

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