Oleksandr Usyk will likely be taking up Anthony Joshua on the twenty fifth of September, on the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium. The struggle will likely be for 12 rounds, and the Ukrainian will likely be attempting to find Joshua’s WBA (Tremendous), IBF, WBO, and IBO heavyweight titles. This will likely be solely his third struggle within the heavyweight division.
If Joshua wins the struggle, he’ll head straight to a title unification bout towards Tyson Fury (if the Gypsy King beats Deontay Wilder on October 9). Nevertheless, nothing has been mentioned as to “what occurs subsequent,” if Oleksandr Usyk pulls off an upset. Though a struggle towards Fury may be the subsequent cease, there aren’t any talks of the identical but.
Talking about the identical, Usyk’s promoter Alexander Krassyuk mentioned, “Usyk will not be dreaming of changing into undisputed. He’s planning it. The Fury struggle has by no means been underneath dialogue.“
“I can’t converse for Tyson” – Bob Arum
Tyson Fury’s US promoter Bob Arum said that he would undoubtedly be watching Joshua and Usyk sq. off in entrance of 60,000 folks. Nevertheless, he was certain about Fury beating any heavyweight on this planet.
Arum was quoted as saying, “I can’t converse for Tyson, however I’ll actually be watching Joshua vs Usyk. However I’ve mentioned it earlier than, and I’ll reiterate this level – Tyson Fury beats any heavyweight on this planet.” [via SkySports]
Wilder and Fury are set to sq. off on the ninth of October on the T-Mobile Arena in a trilogy struggle. Fury leads at present with the scoreline at 1-0-1. Each the fighters haven’t fought in over 18 months, with their final struggle being their rematch on the MGM Grand Backyard Enviornment in February 2020.
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