Price money for the much-anticipated return match between British/Nigerian Anthony Joshua and Mexican Andy Ruiz has been made known.
Earlier in the year June to be precise, at Madison Square Garden, the Mexican boxer Andy Ruiz defeated Anthony Joshua to claim the WBO, WBA and IBF Championship titles.
After that match up Anthony Joshua made about $20 million USD.
Anthony Joshua’s’ defeat to Andy Ruiz was one of the biggest upset in the history of the competition.
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But this time around, the rematch has been slated for Saturday the 7th of December 2019 in Saudi Arabia.
A newly constructed breathtaking 15,000 capacity Diriyah Arena in the city of Diriyah would play host to this clash.
From Saudi Arabia Riyadh news network, Andy Ruiz would get about $13 million USD regardless of what so ever the outcome of the match would be.
While Anthony Joshua would get an estimated $85 million USD.
Losing to Andy Ruiz in June was Joshua’s first-ever loss in all competition in his career as a professional Boxer.
This rematch between Joshua and Ruiz is termed the ‘‘clash on the Dunes’’