Joshua Buatsi will continue his quest for a light heavyweight world title shot this weekend as he takes on Marko Calic.
Both fighters are undefeated heading into this bout which will be for Buatsi’s WBA International light-heavyweight title.
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‘Just Business’ heads into the bout having won all of his 12 professional fights to date including his win over Canada’s Ryan Ford in August 2019.
The complications with the COVID-19 lockdown has meant Buatsi has had to wait to return to the ring.
But he will step back under the lights against Croatia’s Calic this weekend as he looks to put on a show and take another step towards a world title chance.
Buatsi vs Calic: Date and time
This 10-round light-heavyweight bout will take place on Sunday, October 4 and is being held at the Marshall Arena in Milton Keynes.
The ring walks are expected from 10pm UK time but that will depend on the undercard results.
Chantelle Cameron will face Adriana dos Santos Araujo for the vacant WBC World Female Super Lightweight Title before the main event.
Buatsi vs Calic: TV channel and live stream
The fight is being broadcast on Sky Sports Arena from 7pm. There will be two shows on Buatsi’s career so far at 6pm before the main show.
Sky Sports customers can live stream this via the app using their mobile, tablet or computer devices.
If not, you can purchase a Sky Sports Day Pass from NowTV for £8.99.
Buatsi vs Calic: Undercard
- Joshua Buatsi v Marko Calic, WBA International Light Heavyweight Title
- Chantelle Cameron v Adriana dos Santos Araujo, vacant WBC World Female Super Lightweight Title
- Linus Udofia v John Harding, BBBofC English Middleweight Title
- Alen Babic v Niall Kennedy
- Aqib Fiaz v Kane Baker
- John Hedges v Julio Cesar
Buatsi vs Calic: Tale of the tape
Buatsi – Calic
Nationality: British – Croatian
Age: 27 – 33
Height: 6ft 2 – 6ft 3
Stance: Orthodox – Orthodox
Record: 12/0/0 – 11/0/0
KOs: 10 – 6
Rounds: 43 – 37
Debut: 1/7/2017 – 24/9/2016
Last fight: Beat Ryan Ford – Beat Serhii Zhuk