Derek Chisora and Kubrat Pulev are going to face each other for the second time in a boxing ring. The heavyweight boxers will face off this July 9 at the 02 Arena. Here in this article, you will know the Chisora vs Pulev 2 purse, pay out, and salary.
Previously, the former world title contender Pulev faced Chisora in 2016. The fight for EBU heavyweight title was held at Barclaycard Arena in Germany. Fans there saw Chisora dominate his English opponent.
Derek Chisora vs. Kubrat Pulev 2016 Purse and Payout
Derek Chisora and Kubrat Pulev faced each other previously once. They fought at the Barclaycard Arena in Hamburg, Germany on May 7, 2016. There Pulev dominated over Chisora with controlled jabs. The Bulgarian fighter won with a unanimous decision and earned the vacant European Heavyweight title.
From the match, Pulev earned a guaranteed purse of $1 million. He also received 50% of the PPV Share. Whereas, Derek Chisora earned $500,000 as a granted purse. He bagged the rest 50% of the PPV Share.
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Chisora vs. Kubrat Pulev 2 Purse and Payout
Derek Chisora recently faced Joseph Parker for the WBO Inter-Continental heavyweight title. The bout held at AO Arena in England on December 18, 2021. Derek got a guaranteed purse of £2.5 million from the losing fight. He earned a total of £5.5 million including the 50% PPV share. On the other hand, Kubrat Pulev faced Anthony Joshua for WBA (Super), IBF, WBO, and IBO heavyweight titles in 2020. From the losing fight, Pulev earned around £3 million. Therefore, both boxers are expected to earn around £3.5-4 million from their upcoming fight.
The Chisora vs Pulev bout will feature two more title fights. Firstly, Caoimhin Agyarko vs Lukasz Maciec for the WBA International Super-Middleweight title. Secondly, Felix Cash vs Vaughn Alexander for the WBA International Middleweight title.
The main event will kick off at 7 PM BST / 2 PM ET. The main event ring walks will start at 10 PM BST / 5 PM ET.
Who is Kubrat Pulev?
- Nationality: Bulgarian
- Date of birth: May 4, 1981
- Height: 6 ft 4 in
- Net Worth: $8 million
Kubrat “The Cobra” Pulev is a Bulgarian professional boxer. He is known for holding multiple regional heavyweight championships. The boxer previously won the European heavyweight title twice from 2012 to 2016.
According to The Ring magazine, he is ranked the 10th best active heavyweight as of December 2020. The Transnational Boxing Rankings Board ranks him 9th in the same category. Additionally, the boxer is known for his exceptional jab skills.
Who is Derek Chisora?
- Nationality: British
- Date of birth: December 29, 1983
- Height: 6 ft 1.5 in
- Net Worth: $5 million
Derek “Del Boy” Chisora is a British professional boxer. He has held multiple regional heavyweight championships. Chisora was the British and Commonwealth heavyweight champion in 2010 and 2011.
At present, he is ranked 9th best active heavyweight by BoxRec. Previously, he ranked no 5th in 2013 and 2020, which was his highest. The boxer has an impressive KO-to-win ratio of 72%. Chisora is popular for his accurate power punches.
Where to Watch Chisora vs. Pulev 2?
DAZN will stream the upcoming event live in over 200 countries. Check out our other article for detailed information on how to watch the fight.
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