Anthony Joshua vs Wladimir Klitschko : Where to watch the fight in Birmingham?
World Boxing Champion Anthony Joshua faces the biggest test of his career as his defends his title and looks to pick up the vacant WBA belt formerly held by Tyson Fury.
The challenger is boxing Legend and veteran Wladimir Klitschko who himself has been a heavy weight champion for many years
The fight is due to begin at 10.10pm, though that is likely to change on the night depending on how the undercard fights go.
Here we list some of the best places in Birmingham to watch the fight
Velvet Music Rooms Broad St.
One of our favourite venues to watch the games with big screens and food this could be the ideal place to watch the fight go down. Book a booth call 0121 248 0500. Don’t forget you can party at Sugarsuite upstairs afterwards.
Bierkelller, Broad Street
Screening the match in its Shooters Sports Bar on a huge six-metre screen. Tables can be booked on 08455 333 000, with two packages. Package 1 costing £20 offers guaranteed seating, four cans of Heineken, waitress service and entry. Package 2 also costs £20 and offers guaranteed seating, two cans of Heineken, hotdog or burger with fries, waitress service and entry.
The Gosta Green Holt Street, Birmingham, B7 4BG
Big screens and beer Garden if it’s a nice day – two projector screens and several TVs – to watch the sport. Book a table if you and your mates want to guarantee a seat.
The Trocadero Temple Street, Birmingham, B2 5BG
Originally a fire station and then a wine bar – whose former landlord is the most active of the resident spooks – the Trocadero is a great place for watching all the latest live sports action. You can see all major televised Sky Sports fixtures and terrestrial channels live and in HD.
Rileys Sports Bar Essex Street, Birmingham, B5 4TR
Rileys are screening the Joshua vs Klitschko fight on Saturday.
There’s a fanzone with a three-metre HD screen, comfy seats and great offers at the bar, making it an ideal spot for watching sport. Food is served all day and there’s free wi-fi.
Walkabout Langley Building, Regency Wharf, 266A-271, Broad Street, Birmingham, B1 2DS
The Birmingham Walkabout has two cinema-size screens and multiple plasma TVs, and offers VIP food and drink packages. It’s screening this weekend’s boxing and will be open until 4am.
Stirlings Bar Ludlow Hill, St Pauls Square
Just outside of town in Birmingham’s St Pauls Square is one of the coolest places for Birmingham on a Saturday Night. This week they are showing the biggest fight of the year and serving great food and cocktails , and beers. Arrive early
Sams Bar Belfry Belfry Hotel and Resort, Wishaw, B97 7pr
Don’t fancy town, try Sam’s bar at the beautiful Belfry Resort in Sutton Coldfield . The perfect setting for taking in sport with food and drink served until close.