Unbeaten Anthony Joshua Gets Sponsorship from William Hill

Published June 23, 2016 by Sol FH

Unbeaten Anthony Joshua Gets Sponsorship from William Hill

William Hill Sportsbook signs deal with heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua to sponsor next three fights.

Anthony Joshua is the hottest fighter in the world of boxing right now. He has become the world's best after pummeling Charles Martin a few months ago and due to his success the UK's biggest sportsbook has taken notice.

William Hill is set to be the title sponsor for Joshua's next three fights after they inked a deal with legendary sports production company Matchroom Sports. The deal will give William Hill exclusive rights over the next three fights, with the first one coming up this weekend. 

O2 Arena will be packed with 17,000 boxing fans this Saturday as home town Heavyweight Champion of the world Anthony Joshua is set to defend his title for the first time against American Dominic Breazeale. The UK boxing star is ready for his upcoming brawl, but needs to watch out for the American, as he to is undefeated. Breazeale is 17-0 with 15 KO's and will be Joshua's first title defense. At the press conference on Sunday night, both fighters have claimed a win by knockout and they both have the power to do so. 

Joshua Win by KO?

Joshua is still the heavy favorite to win the fight with title sponsors William Hill Sports posting pre-fight odds in his favor at 1.03, while Breazeale is listed at 13.00. The online oddsmaker is confident that there will be an outright winner of the match as a draw will pay out at 34.00. There are an additional 19 betting opportunities for Saturday night's main event including an incredible 10.00 if Joshua wins by decision or technical decision. Punters defnitely receive excellent odds for round betting, as beginning from the fourth, odds start climbing from 7.00 all the way up until 81.00 for a twelfth round win. 

The undercard is also full of big prime time names including Martin Murray vs George Groves in the super-middleweight class, and many other fighters like Chris Eubank Jr., Anthony Ogogo, Dillian Whyte, Conor Benn and more. Millions of people around the world are set to watch the fight on television and William Hill's prestigious name will be seen by all. 

Alex O’Shaughnessy, Chief Marketing Officer at William Hill related “We’re delighted to sign this new deal with Matchroom Sport. Anthony Joshua is one of the most talked about boxers of our generation and it’s exciting to align our brand to this true British sporting icon.”

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