Where to Watch Klitschko VS Fury in Manchester
With the big fight now confirmed, and a date set for October 29th, the huge rematch between Wladimir Klitschko and Tyson Fury will take place at the Manchester Arena. Tickets are of course gold dust, but with a handful of sports bars and an even greater number of bars specifically purchasing a late night license for this huge night, you'll be able to see every deadly uppercut, every antagonising jab and every dizzying right hook as two of boxing's biggest giants battle it help to become world champion. Here's our list of recommended places to watch Klitschko VS Fury in Manchester.
Last updated on 16th September 2016
Though mostly attracting visitors with its high-tech virtual golf course, The Green has become a favourite watering hole for Manchester's huge sports-crazed populace. Helping to maintain the proud relationship the city has with the boxing world, the many HD screens scattered around the venue will all be showing live action of the fight between Klitschko and Fury this October. Grab a pint, sit back, and watch as boxing history is made.
Based in the middle of Manchester's Northern Quarter, Dive is a rustic-themed, beautifully decorated bar that's developed a bit of a reputation for serving a quirky, colourful range of tasty cocktails. But come October, the venue's vibe will change. With the fight taking place on a short drive away, and with all the ice-cold beer, local ale and potent spirits you could want, this venue is a great place to watch the Klitschko VS Fury fight.
With delicate furnishings and a serene atmosphere, the Lost Dene doesn't look like your average sports bar in Manchester, but as soon as two heavyweights of the boxing world come together, you can bet the entire venue's going to be full to the brim. Come October 29th, a long list of fine wines and craft beers will keep things light, while every HD screen will be engulfed by huge crowds as Klitschko and Fury meet again in the ring.
Suave and elegant, the casino games and delicately curated list of exotic cocktails are usually what draws the city's revellers to Manchester235. The bar's sleek finish creates an air of weightlessness, while the talented mixologists are capable of flairing up a concoction for whatever mood you might be in. Showing the huge Klitschko VS Fury fight in all of their private booths and private rooms, grab a group of your mates and head down for a truly sophisticated way to watch the big fight in Manchester.
Having showcased some of the biggest fights in modern day history, the Tib Street Tavern is perhaps the most boxing-crazed venue in town. The dark, softer-than-soft leather booths are all in eyesight of a HD screen, while the bar is defined by its countless number of beer taps and colourful stamps. Whether you're toasting a victory, or regretting placing a huge bet, this elegant and lively bar is a great spot to watch Klitscho VS Fury in Manchester.
Combining the best live sports with their bar of ice-cold beers and fiery spirits is what the Walkabout chain has become known for. Opening up their laid-back drinking den to the city's passionate crowds, the Manchester Walkabout on Quay Street will be showing every second of the Klitschko VS Fury bout on their many HD TVs and huge projector screen.