From Jermell Charlo vs. Brian Castano to Joe Joyce vs. Carlos Takam, boxing fans witnessed several intriguing fights in July 2021. As July is about to end, here we take a look at the boxing schedule for August 2021.
Michael Hunter vs. Mike Wilson is a WBA Heavyweight eliminator bout. Scheduled to take place on Tuesday, August 3, the winner of this bout will also be crowned as the new WBA Continental Americas heavyweight champion.
In this intriguing rematch, Galahad and Dickens will fight for the vacant IBF featherweight title on Saturday, August 7. Dickens will aim to avenge his loss which he suffered when the pair clashed for the first time.
John Riel Casimero vs. Guillermo Rigondeaux will take place on Saturday, August 14, for Casimero's WBO bantamweight title and Rigondeaux's WBA "regular" bantamweight title.
This trilogy fight will take place on Saturday, August 14, for Franco's WBA “regular” Junior Bantamweight title. Moloney will aim to avenge his loss, which he suffered when the pair clashed for the first time. The rematch was declared a no-contest due to an accidental head clash resulting in Franco suffering an eye injury.
Vergil Ortiz Jr. vs. Egidijus Kavaliauskas will take place on Saturday, August 14. Ortiz Jr. is undefeated (17-0) with a 100% KO win ratio, while Kavaliauskas has a spectacular professional record of 22-1-1.
Savannah Marshall will defend her WBO women's middleweight title on Saturday, August 14. As of July 2021, her opponent is yet to be announced.
Errol Spence Jr. will defend his IBF and WBC Welterweight titles against Manny Pacquiao on Saturday, August 21. The bout will be live on Fox PPV.
David Benavidez vs. Jose Uzcategui is a WBC Super Middleweight eliminator. It will take place on Saturday, August 28, and will be available live on SHOWTIME PPV.
On Sunday, August 29, the former UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley will make his professional boxing debut against YouTuber turned full-time boxer Jake Paul, who is 3-0 in his professional career. The bout will be available on SHOWTIME PPV.
Amanda Serrano vs. Yamileth Mercado is a champion vs. champion bout that will serve as the co-main event at Paul vs. Woodley on Sunday, August 29. This bout is set for Serrano's WBC and WBO Women’s Featherweight title.