12up Logo12up Logo

Joshua vs Ruiz 2 Time, PPV Price, Purse and Fight Card for Heavyweight Championship Rematch

Underdog Andy Ruiz Jr. defeated Anthony Joshua for the unified heavyweight championship on June 1st.
Underdog Andy Ruiz Jr. defeated Anthony Joshua for the unified heavyweight championship on June 1st. | Richard Heathcote/Getty Images

Six months after he shocked the world, the Destroyer is back to defend his unified heavyweight title against the man he humbled in historic fashion. It's time to gear up for "The Clash on the Dunes" between champ Andy Ruiz Jr. and former titlist Anthony Joshua Saturday in Saudi Arabia.

Andy Ruiz vs Anthony Joshua 2 PPV Price

Viewers in the United States can view the fight exclusively on streaming service DAZN, which is available for $19.99 per month or $99.99 per year. DAZN will also carry the fight for viewers in Canada, Brazil, Spain, Germany, Japan, Austria, Switzerland and Italy.

Viewers in the UK can buy the fight via Sky Sports Box Office for £24.95.

Joshua-Ruiz 2 Start Time and Ring Walk

Saturday's main fight card begins at 12 p.m. ET and 5 p.m. GMT. Ring walks for the Destroyer and AJ at the Diriyah Arena are expected just after 3:45 p.m. ET and 8:45 p.m. GMT, according to DAZN.

What Time is it in Saudi Arabia Right Now?

Saudi Arabia's time zone is GMT+3. That's eight hours ahead of the American east coast, so the main card begins over there at 10 p.m. local time.

Ruiz-Joshua 2 Purse

Check out these numbers!

Nice work if you can get it (as reported by The Daily Mail and others). This sure makes Deontay Wilder's payday from his second title defense against against Luis Ortiz look like peanuts.

Anthony Joshua vs Andy Ruiz Jr. Fight Card

Unified heavyweight championship: Andy Ruiz Jr. (c) vs. Anthony Joshua

Heavyweight: Dillian Whyte vs. Mariusz Wach

Heavyweight: Alexander Povetkin vs. Michael Hunter

WBC international heavyweight championship: Filip Hrgovic (c) vs. Eric Molina

Super featherweight: Scott Quigg vs. Jono Carroll