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Former heavyweight title challenger Carlos Takam will welcome British Contender Joe Joyce to the world stage when they sgmhare the ring on July 24th at the Wembley Arena, London.
Joyce, who presently holds the British and Commonwealth heavyweight titles will put them on the line against the “biggest test” of his professional career as he looks to break into the world title picture. Joyce successful cleared out all British competition with a technical knockout victory over Daniel Dubois in his last outing.
The 35 year old Joyce, has shown in his few professional fights that he can fight and willing to face anyone as long as it improves his surging career. That is the major reason for his quick rise through the ranks and clearing all top British competition winning the British and European titles in the process.
Carlos Takam has had his own share of wars and at the age of 40 represents one of the few, who can really cause a season heavyweight problems. Takam has been in the ring with the likes of Dereck Chisora, former WBO champion Joseph Parker and despite losing out in the biggest stage of his career against Unified champion Anthony Joshua, He remains a handful for heavyweight fighters.
Joyce was initially set to face Oleksandr Usyk, who is the WBO mandatory for the title presently held by Anthony Joshua but with Joshua facing WBC champion Tyson Fury Ina unification, everything looked perfect. However, after a ruling forced Fury to get back plans of facing Deontay Wilder, Joshua turned to Usyk, leaving Joyce within with no choice but to take a stay busy fight.