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Kevin Mitchell And Anthony Joshua Announce...

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Mitchell and Joshua announced for O2 in January

Dan Rafael | ESPN.com
November 26, 2014

British lightweight contender Kevin Mitchell and blue-chip heavyweight prospect Anthony Joshua, Great Britain's 2012 Olympic gold medalist, will appear on the same card at the O2 Arena on January 31, Eddie Hearn announced on Wednesday.

In a battle of former world title challengers, Mitchell will face Daniel Estrada in the 12-round main event and Joshua will face the most notable opponent yet in his pro career when he takes on American Kevin Johnson, a former world title challenger, in a 10-round bout.

Mitchell will be fighting for the first time since scoring an 11th-round knockout of Ghislain Maduma on May 31 in what was supposed to be a world title elimination bout. However, Mitchell could not gain the mandatory status with his victory because he was over the prescribed 10-pound weight-gain allowance at the weight check conducted on the morning of the fight....
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