Anthony Joshua is set to double his money in bout with Wladimir Klitschko
ANTHONY JOSHUA’S huge fight with Wladimir Klitschko is drawing closer by the hour.
The Olympic gold medalist and the Ukrainian are fighting to become undisputed heavyweight champion of the world.
But how much will the fight pay out? Here is everything you need to know.
How much will Anthony Joshua earn from his fight with Wladimir Klitschko?
ANTHONY JOSHUA is set to pocket £15million from his Wembley superfight with Wladimir Klitschko.
The megabout on Saturday is expected to smash British pay-per-view records.
And the heavyweight world title clash could generate total revenue heading towards a staggering £50m — also making it the richest fight in UK history.
How much will the fight earn in pay-per-view revenue?
Joshua’s fight will cost fans at home £19.99 and if, as expected, the numbers soar a record 1.5m it would bring in almost £30m.
On top of that, TV station RTL add in the region of £4m to the kitty for live coverage in Germany.
Ricky Hatton holds the current British PPV best of 1.2m for his 2007 loss to Floyd Mayweather Jnr in Las Vegas.
What is Anthony Joshua’s net worth?
Joshua is believed to be worth around £13million – after just 17 professional fights.
Although he won many tournaments as an amateur, most if not all of his wealth has been earned since turning pro.
In his December 2015 fight, a seventh round KO of old foe Dillian Whyte, he collected £3million.
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