Boxing's Global Expansion: Exciting International Matches in 2023

By Victor Ramirez   2023-08-31  

To witness the best boxers in the world compete against each other, International boxing matches can be a great choice. In the twenty-first century, their popularity has significantly risen. They are usually staged in large venues or stadiums that can draw a large crowd. International boxing contests can be for various titles, including world, regional, and continental championships.

Some of the most awaited forthcoming international boxing matches in 2023 include 'Liam Smith vs. Chris Eubank Jr.,' 'Canelo Alvarez vs. Jermell Charlo,' 'Regis Prograis vs. Devin Haney,'' Luis Alberto Lopez vs. Joet Gonzalez ' and others. This article will give you all the information on the top international boxing matches of the year.

These are just a few of the significant international boxing matches in 2023. If you enjoy boxing, Continue reading to learn and explore more about the best boxing matches in 2023. 

Major International Boxing Matches of 2023

Check out the top major boxing matches planned for the following months of 2023.  

Liam Smith vs. Chris Eubank Jr

You were planned for 3:00 p.m. on September 2, 2023. You may watch the live stream on the Sky Sports PPV Network from the O2 Arena in London, United Kingdom. 

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Joe Joyce vs. Zhilei Zhang

On September 23, 2023, at 2:00 p.m. ET, at the OVO Wembley Arena in Wembley, London. The fight's live broadcast will be available on ESPN+.

Canelo Alvarez vs Jermell Charlo

Scheduled to begin at 9:00 p.m. ET on September 30 at T Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, in the United States. The live broadcast of the fight will be accessible on Showtime PPV. 

Tyson Fury vs Francis Ngannou

The fight will occur in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, on October 28. The venue and start time will be announced. The match will be aired live on ESPN PPV.

Regis Prograis vs. Devin Haney

The fight will occur in Las Vegas, US, on October 28. The venue and start time will be announced. The match will be aired live on DAZN PPV.

Top 8 Best International Boxing Fights 2023

For the Boxing Fans, there is a lot to come. Here's a list of the top eight battles planned in the coming months that you shouldn't miss watching!

Raul Curiel vs. Courtney Pennington

The former Mexican Olympian and present NABF welterweight champion Raul "El Cugar" Curiel (12-0, 10 KOs) will defend his championship against Brooklyn, New York's Courtney "BKNY" Pennington (17-6-3, 7 KOs). Set for September 7 at the Fantasy Springs Resort Casino in Indio, California, in the United States. The fight's live stream will be available on DAZN.

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Luis Alberto Lopez vs Joet Gonzalez 

On Friday, September 15, mark your calendar for a thrilling match at the American Bank Centre in Corpus Christi, Texas. IBF featherweight champion Luis Alberto Lopez will defend his championship against two-time world title challenger Joet Gonzalez. You can watch the live streaming on ESPN, ESPN Deportes, or ESPN+ at 10 p.m. ET/7 p.m. PT.

Gilberto Ramirez vs. Joe Smith Jr 

Gilberto "Zurdo" Ramirez (44-1, 30 KOs), a former boxing world champion, will face Long Island, New York's Joe "Common Man" Smith Jr. (28-4, 22 KOs) on October 7. The live telecast is available on DAZN.

Ramirez, the former WBO Super Middleweight World Champion, aims to make a statement by winning his divisional titles. Joe Smith Jr., a former world champion in the light heavyweight division, is noted for disproving naysayers. Don't miss the action from Las Vegas on October 7.

The MF & DAZN X Series: The Prime Card

The MF & DAZN X Series: The Prime Card, scheduled for October 14 at 9:00 a.m., features the fight of KSI vs. Fury at the AO Arena in Manchester, England. The match's live telecast will be available on DAZN. 

Joshua Buatsi vs. Dan Azeez

The officials have scheduled the battle for October 21 at 8:00 p.m. ET at the 2 Arena in London, UK. You can watch the live stream on Sky Sports.

Diego Pacheco vs Marcelo Esteban Coceres

The fight between Diego Pacheco and Marcelo Esteban Coceres will occur on November 18, 2023. The Super Middleweight division fight is set to happen at the YouTube Theater in Inglewood, California. It will be limited to 168 pounds (12 stone or 76.2 KG) and contested over ten rounds. The match will be broadcast on DAZN in the United States and DAZN Global in the United Kingdom.

Katie Taylor vs. Chantelle Cameron

The organizers have scheduled the fight for November 25 at 2:00 p.m. ET at the 3 Arena in Dublin, Ireland. The broadcast will be available on DAZN.

Jesse 'Bam' Rodriguez vs. Sunny Edwards 

For boxing fans, December 16, 2023, is a crucial day. Jesse "Bam" Rodriguez and Sunny Edwards will fight for the IBF and WBO flyweight world titles at the Desert Diamond Arena in Glendale, Arizona. DAZN will live-stream the battle. The WBO flyweight champion Rodriguez (16-0, 11 KOs) will face the IBF flyweight champion Edwards (19-0, 4 KOs). 

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Past Matches You Should Watch!

Catch the most spectacular fights of the year 2023, such as Gervonta "Tank" Davis's ninth-round victory over featherweight champion Hector Luis Garcia. 

Moreover, David "The Mexican Monster" Benavidez, a two-time unbeaten super middleweight world champion, retains his interim WBC super middleweight title with a savage unanimous decision win over former world champion Caleb Plant. 

Also, don't miss Emmanuel Rodriguez winning the IBF bantamweight title by unanimous decision against Melvin Lopez in a live SHOWTIME broadcast from The Theater at MGM National Harbor in Maryland. 

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Q: What are some of the most anticipated boxing fights in 2023?

A: Boxing fans in 2023 may anticipate several exciting contests with the best competitors and champs in various weight classes.

Q: When & where will these fights take place?

A: The fights will happen at various locations throughout the year, across the United States and Europe.

Q: Highlight a few specific matchups that are generating excitement.

A: Luis Alberto Lopez vs. Joet Gonzalez, Zhilei Zhang vs. Joe Joyce 2, Gilberto Ramirez vs. Joe Smith Jr., Diego Pacheco vs. Marcelo Esteban Coceres, and Jesse 'Bam' Rodriguez vs. Sunny Edwards are just a few of the prominent bouts.

Q: Where can I watch these fights?

A: Depending on the broadcasting rights, viewers can watch the fights on several platforms, including ESPN, DAZN, TNT Sports, and SHOWTIME.


With multiple fights that could be contenders for Fight of the Year, 2023 appears to be a wonderful year for boxing. Some of the most anticipated fights are Luis Alberto Lopez vs. Joet Gonzalez (IBF Featherweight World Title), Zhilei Zhang vs. Joe Joyce 2 (WBO 'Interim' Heavyweight Belt), and Gilberto Ramirez vs. Joe Smith Jr. (Cruiserweight). 

 The boxing community will be eager and thrilled to watch several significant matches in the coming weeks.