Dubois & Joyce Look To Seek And Destroy At Last - Fight Preview

Daniel Dubois and Joe Joyce have been obstacles in each-other’s lives for over seven months but the heavyweights will finally meet at the fourth attempt of asking on Saturday 28th November, during a blistering period of British boxing.

The biggest all-British heavyweight bout in many a year pits the raw 23-year-old Daniel Dubois against the 35 year-old amateur veteran, Joe Joyce, with fireworks expected, and a victorious British heavyweight set to make global strides on the heavyweight horizon.

The Timeline

February 7th 2020

The fight is originally scheduled to take place on 11th April 2020 at the O2 Arena, London.

March 17th 2020

Due to the Coronavirus pandemic, the fight is rescheduled for 11th July 2020 set to remain at the O2 Arena, London.

May 15th 2020

The fight is once against cancelled with an unspecified autumn date targeted.

June 25th 2020

Frank Warren announces a new date of 24th October 2020 for the domestic dust-up.

July 25th 2020

Joe Joyce beats Michael Wallisch by TKO in 3 rounds.

August 29th 2020

Daniel Dubois beats Ricardo Snijders by TKO in 2 rounds.

September 3rd 2020

Government guidance rules out the possibility of a crowd being present for the fight which again cancels it.

October 6th 2020

Finally a date of 28th November is confirmed with Church House, Westminster later revealed as the venue.

Through all the trials and tribulations, we are finally here; Dynamite Dubois meets Juggernaut Joyce.

Firstly, both men have to be applauded for persevering to make this fight happen so early in either of their professional endeavours.

How have they got to this point?