Boxing promoter, Eddie Hearn says British fighter, Anthony Joshua asked him to come to terms with fellow countryman, Tyson Fury over a unification fight after 31-year-old defeated American boxer, Deontay Wilder at the weekend.
We reviews that Fury knocked out Wilder in the seventh round at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, USA, in their rematch on Saturday night to recover the WBC world heavyweight title.
“I have just addressed AJ [Anthony Joshua], and he wants to go into this battle next against [Tyson Fury],’ Hearn told TalkSport.
“We have to make this fight to occur. We will never at any point find the opportunity for two Brits to fight for an undisputed heavyweight world championship.
“I guarantee you we will do all that we can to make this fight. It has to happen.”
“He cherishes the Tysonfight, and he has zero fear of fighting Tyson Fury.
“He has experienced everything as of now, and he wants to be undisputed, and this is the opportunity for our game to have one of those legacy moments that we will never get the chance to have again.”