Eddie hearn, President of Matchroom, assured that the rematch fight between Oleksandr Usyk and Anthony Joshua It will be between the end of March and the beginning of April 2022.
“I think realistically by the end of March, the beginning of April,” he said to TalkSPORT. “Both guys are probably resting, even though AJ he will do more preparation to get better ”.
Usyk defeated on September 25 of this year Joshua by unanimous decision by cards of 117-112, 115-113 and 116-112. He kept the belts of the WBA, WBO and FIB.
In this way, the Ukrainian became world champion in different divisions, after passing through the cruiserweight and now in the complete ones.
“There was a very well documented trip to USA just to see, learn, “he said Hearn. “I think it will come out again by the end of this year. We will start talking to the team of Usyk in the next two weeks and choose the stage ”.
After his second loss as a professional boxer, Joshua made a trip to different gyms in the USA.
It was rumored that he was looking for a new coach, but after Eddie hearn He clarified that all he did was learn and look for other alternatives.
However, for his next match against Usyk you will probably add someone else to your team, looking to be as well prepared as possible.
Options for the rematch between Usyk and Joshua
Eddie hearn spoke of the options of countries and scenarios that they have to carry out the revenge fight between Oleksandr Usyk and Anthony Joshua.
“I would like to have her back in the United Kingdom”Said the president of Matchroom. “There are options. We have had contact to carry out the fight around the world. But last time it was a great show and obviously this will be a bigger fight. “