Champion vs. Champion: Superfights to Look Forward to in 2023

By Victor Ramirez   2023-08-29  

The year 2023 has opened up as a blank canvas for boxing artwork, displaying an array of conflicts that have left viewers in amazement and pumped up. The crowd's atmosphere and intense battles inside the ring thrilled fans with their sheer intensity and demonstrations of ability. Several eagerly anticipated fights that could be competitors for Fight of the Year were presented to us this year and are still being offered to us today.

The finest and most eagerly awaited boxing matches of 2023 are included in this article. Here are some of the top boxing matches to anticipate in 2023: 'Tyson Fury vs. Dillian Whyte,' 'Oleksandr Usyk vs. Anthony Joshua II,' 'Errol Spence Jr. vs. Terence Crawford,' 'Gennadiy Golovkin vs. Canelo Alvarez III,' 'Naoya Inoue vs. Nonito Donaire III.'

Among the top boxing matches in 2023, these are only a few. Continue reading to discover about the greatest boxing contests of 2023. 

Top 5 Upcoming Boxing Fights of 2023

2023 has been a great year in the sports arena. For the Boxing Fans, there is a lot to come. Here is a list of the top five battles planned in the coming months that you should not miss watching!

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 BoxingBite at 10 p.m. ET/7 p.m. PT.

Zhilei Zhang vs. Joe Joyce

Prepare for the showdown between Zhilei Zhang and Joe Joyce on Saturday, September 23, 2023, at Wembley Arena in London, England. You may watch the fight on BoxingBite if you're outside of the United States.

Joe Joyce suffers stunning defeat to Zhilei Zhang in huge blow to world  title hopes | Boxing News | Sky Sports

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The powerful Chinese boxer Zhang (24-1-1, 19 knockouts) will face the tall and powerful British boxer Joe Joyce (15-0, 14 knockouts). On April 15, 2023, they previously faced up, with Joyce coming out on top via a technical knockout in the sixth round.

Gilberto Ramirez vs. Joe Smith Jr 

Mark October 7 on your calendar because Gilberto "Zurdo" Ramirez (44-1, 30 KOs), a former boxing world champion, will be facing Long Island, New York's Joe "Common Man" Smith Jr. (28-4, 22 KOs). You can watch the live telecast on BoxingBite.

The former WBO Super Middleweight World Champion Ramirez wants to make a statement by winning his divisional championships. Former world champion in the light heavyweight division, Joe Smith Jr., is known for disproving skeptics. Don't miss the excitement coming from Las Vegas on October 7.

Diego Pacheco vs Marcelo Esteban Coceres

The date to remember for the fight between Diego Pacheco and Marcelo Esteban Coceres is November 18, 2023. The Super Middleweight division battle will occur at the YouTube Theater in Inglewood, limited to 168 pounds (12 stone or 76.2 KG) and contested over 10 rounds. The fight will be televised on DAZN for US and DAZN Global for UK viewers. But you can stream it for free on BoxingBite. 

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. The battle will be live-streamed on BoxingBite.

Jesse Rodriguez vs Sunny Edwards unification signed and sealed - Bad Left  Hook


The WBO flyweight champion Rodriguez (16-0, 11 KOs) will face the IBF flyweight champion Edwards (19-0, 4 KOs). In February, Rodriguez defeated Srisaket Sor Rungvisai, whereas Edwards is renowned for his speed and skill.

Top 3 Past Fights that you should not miss to watch!

Gervonta Davis vs. Hector Luis Garcia

You'll be in amazement at five-time world champion Gervonta "Tank" Davis as he defeats featherweight champion Hector Luis Garcia in the ninth round. Watch this match's highlights on YouTube.

David Benavidez vs. Caleb Plant

Catch David "The Mexican Monster" Benavidez, a two-time unbeaten super middleweight world champion, as he maintains his interim WBC super middleweight title with a savage unanimous decision victory over former world champion Caleb Plant.

Emmanuel Rodriguez vs. Melvin Lopez

Emmanuel Rodriguez defeats Melvin Lopez unanimously in a live SHOWTIME broadcast from The Theater at MGM National Harbor in Maryland, reclaiming the IBF bantamweight title. Be sure to see this action-packed bout!

Emmanuel Rodriguez outclasses Melvin Lopez to shutout UD, regains IBF  bantamweight title - The Ring


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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 several eagerly anticipated fights that could be contenders for Fight of the Year, 2023 looks like a fantastic year for boxing. These fights, which have and will continue to include some of the world's top boxers, are sure to be entertaining and exciting. 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) are some of the most eagerly awaited contests. 

This year's fight selections fascinated audiences and observers alike, ranging from powerful clashes between incumbent champions to the rise of new prospects. As sportsmen risk all to leave their marks on the record of boxing history, we have watched a collision of styles, the search for restoration, and the chase of greatness.  The lead-up to the fights has brought out the global popularity of boxing as a spectacle that transcends nations, languages, and backgrounds.