Ricky hatton, former world champion, felt that the heavyweight fight between Anthony Joshua Y Tyson fury it will never happen, and they are currently a long way from reaching an agreement.
“Fury vs. Anthony Joshua seems more distant than ever, “he wrote in his column published in Subway. “They only delay the fight. As a fan, you expect the worst, the biggest fight in British boxing history. It will happen? It seems to be cursed ”.
Since he defended the three belts of the complete ones (WBA, FIB Y OMB) in view of Kubrat Pulev In December 2020, they began to talk about the contest between the two British boxers.
Despite the fact that the teams of both parties began to negotiate, there were always obstacles that prevented the fight from taking place.
At the beginning, it was budgeted that the contest would take place in May, but later it was postponed to June and then July, until supposedly August was established as the ideal date.
However, a judge’s ruling in USA in favor of Deontay Wilder threw away all the plans and, in the end, the contest between Joshua Y Fury it is far from being realized.
Tyson fury was scheduled to fight on July 24 against Wilder, but an outbreak of coronavirus in their camp forced the fight to be postponed to early October.
For its part, Anthony Joshua will fight before Oleksandr Usyk in September 2021 and if both win, the fight could finally be held.
“It does not matter if it is postponed for two or three more years,” he said. Hatton on AJ. “It does matter for Tyson. The longer it is put off, the better for AJ. “