The OMB has officially ordered that Anthony Joshua Y Oleksandr Usyk face off, and they have to come to an agreement in 10 days or it will go to auction.
In the letter obtained disclosed by the OMB It is explained that the request to postpone the position of the body requested by Eddie hearn it was rejected.
The OMB explained that, in turn, the legal team of Usyk argued that the foregoing “is not reasonable”, and the agency accepted it.
Usyk has been insisting on a fight with AJ and became the mandatory challenger of the OMB, after defeating Dereck Chisora in October 2020.
However, as Joshua Y Tyson fury they began to negotiate to unify the division of the heavy weights.
Different circumstances prevented during these months that the contest between the two British boxers was announced.
One of those was Usyk had to be set aside as the mandatory challenger of the OMBBut now he is asking for his opportunity, which for some months was denied him.
Oleksandr he remains undefeated in 18 bouts, 13 won via knockout.
He was already a cruiserweight champion for the four organizations and in his last two fights in the complete he defeated Chazz witherspoon Y Chisora.
For its part, Joshua defeated Kubrat Pulev by knockout in the ninth round in December 2020.
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