The boxing schedule for May of 2022 features several high-profile matchups that are sure to be can’t-miss affairs. In the heavyweight division, Anthony Joshua will put his titles on the line against WBC champion Tyson Fury in a much-anticipated rematch. The two men met previously in December of 2020, with Fury winning by unanimous decision.
In the welterweight division, Manny Pacquiao will take on Terence Crawford in a bout that has boxing fans eagerly anticipating. The two men are considered to be among the very best in the sport, and this will be a true test for both men.
The month of May will also see a number of other intriguing matchups, including Gervonta Davis vs. Ryan Garcia in the lightweight division and Katie Taylor vs. Delfine Persoon in the women’s lightweight division. These are just a few of the many can’t-miss boxing matches that will take place in May of 2022.
Boxing Schedule May 2022
From Canelo Alvarez vs. Billy Joe Saunders to Josh Taylor vs. Jose Ramirez, these are the matches boxing fans won’t want to miss in May 2022.
Canelo Alvarez vs. Billy Joe Saunders
-The Canelo Alvarez vs. Billy Joe Saunders fight is a highly anticipated boxing match that will take place on May 7, 2022.
-Canelo Alvarez is a Mexican professional boxer who has held multiple world championships in four weight classes, including the WBA (Super), WBC, IBF, and The Ring middleweight titles.
-Billy Joe Saunders is a British professional boxer who has held multiple world championships in two weight classes, including the WBO middleweight and super-middleweight titles.
-The Canelo Alvarez vs. Billy Joe Saunders fight is sure to be an exciting match between two of the world’s best boxers.
Gervonta Davis vs. Mario Barrios
Gervonta Davis, one of boxing’s hottest stars, will put his WBA and WBO super featherweight world titles on the line when he takes on Mario Barrios in a rematch on Saturday, May 7th, 2022.
The first time these two met, back in July of 2020, Davis emerged victorious by knockout in the sixth round. However, the win was far from easy as Barrios gave Davis all he could handle for much of the bout.
With both fighters now having had more time to prepare and adjust, this rematch promises to be even more exciting than the first. Will Davis once again prove himself to be the better fighter? Or will Barrios exact revenge and hand him his first professional loss? Tune in to find out!
Jermell Charlo vs. Jorge Cota
WBC World super welterweight title
challenger: Jorge Cota
All in all, May is looking to be a big month for boxing. With Canelo Alvarez, Gennady Golovkin, and Terence Crawford all scheduled to fight, boxing fans have a lot to look forward to. So mark your calendars and get ready for some exciting boxing action in May 2022!