Anthony Joshua, a former world heavyweight champion, is up for a fight against Tyson fury or Deontay Wilder with or without belts in between.
“I will fight against Fury or WIlder without the belts, “he said AJ at the end of the function. “Having the championships is great, fun and speaks to your legacy. But with or without them I will fight with anyone. The undisputed nomination is great, but I think many would like to see those fights. “
Joshua considered that it is not important that the titles are involved is not important, since against Fury It would be a huge fight between two of the best boxers in the world. United Kingdom.
“This path to the undisputed championship is simple marketing, seeing what happened tonight only reminds me that it is the greatest show on earth,” he said. “The main thing for the future here is that you have two strong fighters from the UK who want to face off.”
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Teams AJ and Tyson They were in negotiations to unify the heavyweight division this year, but as time progressed, it became more complicated and they were unable to close the deal.
The ruling of a judge in USA in favor of Wilder forced the plans between them to vanish, since Fury had to give revenge to Deontay.
It will be next October 9 when Tyson make your first defense of the heavyweight belt of the CMB in view of Wilder, after he knocked him out in February 2020.
For its part, Anthony Joshua lost the titles of the WBO, WBA and FIB by unanimous decision against Oleksandr Usyk by cards of 117-112, 115-113 and 116-112.
The Briton added his second loss as a professional boxer, after in 2018 he was knocked out by Andy Ruiz in the seventh round.