Tyson Fury, Anthony Joshua y Oleksandr Usyk

Eddie hearn, President of Matchroom Boxing, revealed the figure that asks Anthony Joshua to step aside from the rematch fight against Oleksandr Usyk.

“Seven figures? One million, “he replied when asked if they offered him seven digits for the British to step aside, in an interview with Boxing King Media. “If you want me not to fight with Oleksandr Usyk, you need to multiply it by 40 ($ 40 million) ”.

The idea is that Tyson fury and Usyk unify all four heavyweight belts. The Ukrainian has those of the WBO, WBA and FIB, while Fury has that of CMB.

Oleksandr he won the championships Joshua last October 25 by unanimous decision by cards of 117-112, 115-113 and 116-112.

In the combat contract there was a rematch clause in case Joshua will fall. That is why he wants to make it valid, but the team of Fury is looking to agree to step aside.

Hearn, also a promoter of the British Dillian whyte, said he hoped the CMB order the defense of Tyson against Whyte. However, that did not happen.

“We will see,” he said Eddie about the possibility that Joshua step aside. “At the moment, there has been no communication between the two teams to see if there is something.”

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The president of Matchroom He said that he has not talked about what is next for Anthony Joshua in 2022.

“I have not spoken to AJ about this year “, he pointed out Hearn. “I’ll deal with it and when I feel there is an opportunity to Anthony and 258, I’ll sit with them. But I won’t do it until I feel like I have a chance, because he won’t be happy because he wants to fight. Oleksandr Usyk”.

This was the second defeat of Joshua As a professional boxer, he is 24-2 with 22 victories via chloroform.

“If there’s a route and an offer and it makes sense, we’ll see,” Eddie commented. Hearn. “But now, only conversations between the two camps. He (Dillian Whyte) you have to continue your process. If that fight is ordered (by the CMB), he’s in a great position and I don’t know what’s going to happen. At the moment, Anthony Joshua is going to fight with Oleksandr Usyk. That is the situation ”.