Boxing schedule for 2020 features Deontay Wilder vs. Tyson Fury, Danny Garcia vs. Ivan Redkach
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The early portion of 2020 is littered with interesting fights, including a highly demanded rematch for the WBC heavyweight championship between Deontay Wilder and Tyson Fury. But the heavyweight championship fight is hardly the only meaningful clash on the schedule.
We kicked off 2020 with Claressa Shields winning her grudge match against Ivana Habazin in decisive fashion. Now, we head back to New York for a welterweight showdown on Showtime between Danny Garcia and Ivan Redkach that could set up a future welterweight title bout.
February will come to a close with Wilder and Fury strapping on the gloves to run back their classic -- and controversial -- December 2018 clash. Fury climbed off the canvas from a brutal knockdown in a fight many felt he won only to hear the final scorecards read as a draw. Will the winner face fellow heavyweight champ Anthony Joshua in a massive unification match later in the year? That's one of the big questions for boxing as 2020 gets underway.
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Below is a running list of boxing main events for the 2020 year.
Note: This will be updated constantly with changes and additions.
|Jan. 25||New York||Danny Garcia vs. Ivan Redkach||Welterweights||Showtime|
|Jan. 30||Miami||Demetrius Andrade (c) vs. Luke Keeler||WBO middleweight title||DAZN|
|Feb. 1||Haikou, China||Jose Ramirez (c) vs. Viktor Postol||WBC/WBO junior welterweight titles||ESPN|
|Feb. 15||Nashville||Caleb Plant (c) vs. Vincent Feigenbutz||IBF super middleweight title||FOX|
|Feb. 22||Las Vegas||Deontay Wilder (c) vs. Tyson Fury||WBC heavyweight title||ESPN/FOX PPV|
|Feb. 29||Frisco, Texas||Mikey Garcia vs. Jessie Vargas||Welterweights||DAZN|
|March 7||New York||Adam Kownacki vs. Robert Helenius||Heavyweights||FOX|
|March 21||Riga, Lativa||Yunier Dorticos vs. Mairis Breidis||WBSS cruiserweight final||DAZN|
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