Heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua will make his USA debut on June 1 at Madison Square Garden in NY, when he puts his ideal record on the line against unbeaten Jarrell "Big Baby" Miller of Brooklyn in a bout that will be streamed live in the US on DAZN.
The 29-year-old last fought in September, also at Wembley, when securing one of his finest victories by stopping Russia's Alexander Povetkin in seven rounds.
But Joshua has been increasingly aware that he needs to fight in the United States to raise his global profile.
"Now he goes to the Mecca of boxing, the iconic Madison Square Garden, where the great heavyweights have performed - Ali, Frazier, Louis, Marciano, Tyson".
"The good news for Miller is that he gets this fight in his back yard".More news: Toronto police name chair-throwing suspect
Miller (23-0-1, 20 KOs), has been calling for a British scalp ever since he went face-to-face with Joshua during a heated exchange at the launch of DAZN's streaming service in the U.S.in July past year, and the undefeated 300lbs giant is promising to turn AJ's American dream into a living nightmare as he looks to announce himself on the biggest stage of all.
Miller, who figures to be a huge underdog, insists he'll put on a show. "He wants to announce himself on the American stage but all he's doing is delivering me those belts by hand".
Jarrell "Big Baby" Miller certainly got under the skin of Anthony Joshua when they met last summer. will he try it again before June 1?
"The current state of the heavyweight division is the undisputed heavyweight champion of the world. That punk AJ is standing in the way of my dreams and on June 1 he's getting run the hell over".
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"Jarrell Miller is someone I know well having been involved in his last 4 fights in America". Bizarrely he has an unbelievable work-rate as well. There was a reason - he wanted this fight and he has got his wish.
Britain's Anthony Joshua has added Joseph Parker's WBO crown to his WBA and IBF heavyweight titles.
New York's Barclays Centre or Madison Square Garden is expected to host the clash, which will take place in either late April or mid-May, although the date and venue have yet to be officially confirmed.
Watch Anthony Joshua defend his world heavyweight titles against Jarrell Miller at Madison Square Garden in NY on June 1, live on Sky Sports Box Office.More news: Tottenham boss not surprised by Jadon Sancho's heroics at Borussia Dortmund