Promoter Frank Warren revealed that Tyson fury will not defend his heavyweight title from CMB when he steps into the ring in March 2022, until the legal dispute of Dillian whyte with the World Boxing Council.
“Then Tyson will fight, but not for the title of CMB. It will not. The arbitration will be in March. That’s when the deadline for the hearing expires, ”he said.
“They will not determine anything until arbitration. So until that happens, we can’t negotiate, and that doesn’t mean the fights will take place in April. We have to negotiate, reserve a place depending on whether we can negotiate something or who wins the tender, and then we will continue until June ”, he explained in interview with IFLTV.
Warren He noted that this is not the British champion’s problem, but it is annoying to have to wait for refereeing.
“This has nothing to do with our side of the table. We are innocent. That is not our thing. This is a legal dispute between the CMB Y Dillian whyte, which is being resolved through an agreed arbitration ”, he argued.
Tyson Fury won’t wait for Whyte’s sentence
The promoter made it clear that Tyson fury He won’t just sit around the entire time the problem is solved, as he wants to fight in the early months of 2022.
“Tyson can’t just sit back and wait for that to happen,” he explained. “Then he is going to fight. He may defend his belt from The RingWe’ll see, but it will sometime in March. That is the direction he wants to go, “he said.
“If we still have a covid problem here (England), we may end up back in the United States. He cannot be idle due to problems with the arbitration between the CMB Y Whyte ”, He warned.
As for a new rival, Warren He assured that they are already working on that but did not want to explain it in depth.
“We first have to qualify an opponent before moving on,” he argued. “We have to do certain things, but we are working a lot on that, and there are four (rivals), but we have to make a decision about that, such as their availability,” he added.