Hearn is not surprised by Joshua’s loss: “It’s not like Andy Ruíz’s”


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Anthony Joshua cayó con Oleksandr Usyk

Eddie hearn, President of Matchroom, revealed that the defeat of Anthony Joshua in view of Oleksandr Usyk it did not cause him the same surprise as when Andy Ruiz beat the British.

“It cannot be compared to the defeat with Ruiz because that surprised us all ”, he replied at the end of the event. “It was a very tough fight and he agreed to do it, he’s already talking about having a rematch, but you have to take things easy for now. He’s not thinking straight for now. “

Usyk became the new heavyweight champion by the WBA, FIB and OMB by defeating by unanimous decision Joshua.

From the opening bell, Oleksandr It was much faster and had a better start, but as the contest progressed, Anthony began to improve and managed to put the Ukrainian in trouble.

Nevertheless, Usyk He kept moving and on several occasions managed to endanger the Englishman, who came close to falling to the canvas in the last seconds of the final round.

“This night was Usyk, I don’t think it was the best performance of AJ, but Usyk he did it fantastic ”, he acknowledged Eddie hearn. “Usyk he had the best plan and made history by being the heavyweight champion. “

Will there be a rematch?

There was a rematch clause in the contract for this fight, so Joshua has a chance to ask for it.

However, the president of Matchroom he took the rematch very calmly, as Anthony possibly suffered a right eye socket injury.

“Rematch is very difficult, AJ he wants his world championships, “he said. Eddie. “For me it can be serious damage to the eye socket, but he says no. He stood up and will want to do it again. Today the best man was Usyk”.

This was the third bout of Oleksandr Usyk in the heavyweights and gave his second defeat to Anthony Joshua to improve his record to 19-0.


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