Anthony Joshua promised that he will do everything in his power to hold the heavyweight unification fight against Tyson fury.
“We are supposed to have fought by this time and we keep talking about this,” he said. AJ to the Daily Mail. “But this will happen, I know that people talk about a lot of politics and things like that, but I promise you that at the end of my career I will have done everything possible to fight with Tyson fury“.
For the current champion of the FIB, WBA and OMB, the fight with Tyson it would be crazy locally in the United Kingdom and asked to put aside the rumors that are based elsewhere.
“With me and Tyson It is about the streets, about two warriors, two fighters who come from the amateur system of the United Kingdom and they have made a name for themselves in the world ”, he commented. “We will do it at home. Don’t worry about age, boxing politics, American dollars. It is a British fight that can take place in Wembley, the stadium of Tottenham, O2 or York Hall“.
Although AJ keeps his spirits up by doing it at home, the reality is that previously Tyson fury announced that the fight was going to take place in Saudi Arabia, so until now it is unknown which will end up being the headquarters of the fight.
Joshua wants Fury sometime
Joshua not afraid to face Fury when the two are no longer at the peak of their careers and compared their possible collision to Tyson, with what the fight of Manny pacquiao and Floyd mayweather.
“We saw it with Mayweather and Pacquiao, the two finally faced each other, although they were not already in the best moment of their careers, but it was a super stellar fight, “he commented.
AJ will defend their belts against Oleksandr Usyk next September 25, while Fury will go before Deontay Wilder October 9th.