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Joshua vs. Klitschko - Over 80,000 Tickets Sold

The World Heavyweight unification blockbuster between Anthony Joshua MBE and Wladimir Klitschko has broken box office records with over 80,000 tickets sold for the April 29 super fight at Wembley Stadium Connected by EE, live on Sky Sports Box Office.

The second batch of tickets for the blockbuster fight sold inside one hour when they released at lunchtime on Monday and the total tickets now sold has exceed the record set by Carl Froch’s World Super Middleweight title rematch against George Groves in 2014.

Promoter Eddie Hearn said: “The demand for tickets for Joshua vs Klitschko is phenomenal - this is unquestionably the biggest fight in British boxing history and we would have sold out Wembley twice over.

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“We have put a request in to Brent Council, the Mayor’s office and TFL to increase the capacity by a further 5,000 tickets. We are confident of a positive answer and we will release further news shortly. Roll on April 29!"

Joshua MBE will face former World ruler Wladimir Klitschko for his IBF World Heavyweight title and the vacant IBO Championship as well as the WBA Super Championship on April 29, 2017 at Wembley Stadium Connected by EE, live on Sky Sports Box Office.

A limited number of coach and ticket packages remain on sale via See Tickets at http://www.seetickets.com/event/joshua-v-klitschko-ticket-and-coach-package/wembley-stadium/1057044/?src=Seesocial

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by JakeTheBoxer on 01-20-2017

The biggest heavyweight fight since 2003, Vitali - Lennox. 2 olympic golden medalists, one ex pro champ with long career, past his prime, one young champ in his prime, undefited. reminds me on Rumble in jungle.

Comment by oscar9992 on 01-16-2017

So 90k at Wembley? [IMG]http://www.chelseanews24.com/files/2015/05/WEMBLEY_STADIUM.jpg[/IMG] AJ, new cashcow of boxing

Comment by Digital Mouth on 01-16-2017

[QUOTE=bronx7;17358698]You have to give it to U.K. And European fans they support their boxers and the sport that's like mayweather and GGG selling out Yankee or giant jet stadium on the regular like Joshua will do now he is A…

Comment by Digital Mouth on 01-16-2017

Joshua gonna get smashed in front of 80.000+ people. A true champ is at his most dangerous after a loss just ask Lennox Lewis and how he avenged both of his losses in devastating fashion. I wouldn't be surprised if…

Comment by Chrismart on 01-16-2017

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