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The wait is finally over. Tyson Fury and Oleksandr Usyk will face off against each other in a historic fight that holds the capacity to change the face of this generation’s heavyweight division. The winner of the Ring of Fire will be crowned as the first undisputed heavyweight champion of the 21st century. So as you can expect, the stakes are quite high.

The WBC champion, Tyson Fury clashes with WBA, WBO, IBF, and IBO champ Oleksandr Usyk tonight in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. This historic fight comes after a year of anticipation following several delays. Now, the stage is set for one of the biggest nights in boxing. Here is everything you need to know about the matchup.

The Heavyweight Division is back in all its glory

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‘The Ring of Fire’ card, put together by His Excellency, Turki Alalshikh, is all set to happen at the Kingdom Arena in Riyadh. It is a lavish venue that was built in a landmark 180 days and can accommodate about 30,000 attendees. It has hosted some of the biggest fights lately, like the fight between Anthony Joshua and Francis Ngannou, last year’s ‘Day of Reckoning’ card, and even Fury’s previous fight with Ngannou. This will be the second for Usyk in Saudi Arabia. His last fight was in Jeddah against Anthony Joshua in 2022. This just may be a crowning moment for the heavyweight division that had lost some of its previous lustre and was seen as being in a bit of a slump since the late 90s.

In Riyadh, the undercard is slated to begin today, 18th May, at 7 PM. For fans in the UK, they will have to tune in at 5 p.m. for the undercard. On the other hand, American fans can watch the event beginning at 12 p.m. ET and 9 a.m. PT.

The Fury vs. Usyk ringwalks are scheduled for at 1 a.m. in Riyadh. For the viewers tuning in from home, they can catch the main event at 11:05 p.m. in the UK. For the US viewers, the same will be at 6:05 p.m. ET/ 3:05 p.m. PT. The matchup, a glorious one at it, is set to be one of the most watched and streamed events of boxing this year. How much are the tickets and PPV prices? Here is everything you need to know.

Tyson Fury vs. Oleksandr Usyk: Another DAZN Event

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As per His Excellency, Turki Alalshikh, tonight’s event is officially sold out. However, ticket resale platforms like StubHub still have some left. These tickets are being sold at much more expensive prices than their original cost which ranged from $26 to $23,625. The resale pricing ranges from $47 and in the upper level for up to $123. Premium zone tickets range from $217 to $495, while the most expensive ringside tickets are priced from $1,388 to $1,905.

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For PPV buyers, the event is being streamed by DAZN at $69.99 for subscribers. Non-subscribers, however, will have to pay a bit of a steeper price. This is applicable to viewers in the US, the UK, and other countries all over the globe. Another steaming partner, TNT Sports Box Office, has set it at £24.99 for UK viewers. Sky Sports Box Office price has also been confirmed to be £24.95 for English audiences.

So, will you be watching this matchup? Let us know in the comments section below.