Boxing schedule for 2023: Brandon Figueroa vs Mark Magsayo, David Benavidez vs. Caleb Plant on tap

As February draws to a close, the boxing calendar for the year continues to take shape. With this schedule, confirmation has finally arrived that Gervonta “Tank” Davis and Ryan Garcia will face off on April 22nd.

In November, Davis announced that he and Ryan Garcia had agreed on a deal to fight in 2023, and Davis only had to contact Hector Luis Garcia on January 7 for the fight to take place. He did just that, enduring a tough early test before scoring with a knockout, securing arguably the biggest fight in boxing in terms of public attention.

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One long-awaited fight was recorded in which Tommy Fury won a split decision against Jake Paul. The February 26 loss was the first of Paul’s career, and he signaled he would activate the rematch clause to fight later this year.

The schedule has also suffered with the recent announcement that a scheduled rematch between Katie Taylor and Amanda Serrano on May 20 in Dublin has been postponed due to Serrano’s injury. Their first meeting was named “Fight of the Year” in front of a wild crowd at Madison Square Garden, making it the biggest and arguably most important fight in women’s boxing history.

Below is the current list of major boxing events for 2023.

Note: This will be constantly updated with changes and additions.

date Location Main event Weight category/title Net
March 4 Ontario, California Brandon Figueroa vs Mark Magsio A light weight Show time
March 4 Culiacan, Mexico Angel Fierro vs. Eduardo Estela Easy DAZN
11th of March Sydney, Australia Tim Tszyu vs. Tony Harrison junior middleweight Show time
11th of March Liverpool, England Callum Smith vs. Pavel Stepien light heavyweight DAZN
18th of March Newcastle, England Cyrus Pattinson vs Chris Jenkins welterweight DAZN
18th of March Long Beach, California Gilberto Ramirez vs. gabe pink light heavyweight DAZN
March 23 Montreal Christian Mbilli vs. Carlos Gongora Super Middleweight ESPN+
March 25 Las Vegas David Benavidez vs Caleb Plant Super Middleweight Showtime PPV
March 25 Fresno, California Jose Ramirez vs. Richard Commey junior welterweight ESPN
April 1 London Anthony Joshua vs. Jermain Franklin heavyweight TBD
April 1 Tulsa Robeicy Ramirez vs. Isaac Dogbo Interim WBO featherweight title ESPN+
April 8 Newark, New Jersey Shakur Stevenson vs. Shuichiro Yoshino Easy ESPN
April 8 Saint Anthony Jesse Rodriguez vs. Christian Gonzalez vacant WBO flyweight title DAZN
April 8 Tokyo Kenshiro Teraji (c) vs. Jonathan Gonzalez (c) WBC, WBO, WBA junior flyweight titles ESPN+
April 8 Carson, California Sebastian Fundora vs Brian Mendoza junior middleweight Show time
April 15 London Joe Joyce vs. Zhilei Zhang heavyweight ESPN+
April 22 Las Vegas Gervonta Davis vs. Ryan Garcia Easy Showtime PPV
April 22 Cardiff, Wales Shavkatjon Rakhimov (c) vs. Joe Cordina IBF super featherweight title DAZN
April 29 Arlington, Texas Virgil Ortiz vs. Eimantas Stanionis welterweight DAZN


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