Promoter Eddie Hearn says the announcement for the undisputed showdown between WBC heavyweight champ Tyson Fury and WBA/IBF/WBO heavyweight champ Anthony Joshua is imminent.
“I believe it’s a really unhealthy secret that the struggle is occurring in Saudi Arabia,” Hearn informed Sky Sports activities Information. “It’s the identical those who we did the cope with Andy Ruiz…after all, you’ve acquired the Olympics ending on August seventh, so when it comes to a worldwide spectacle, it will make sense to go on the 14th. That’s one of many issues to tick off within the subsequent, hopefully, few days.
“We’re in a stage the place individuals are getting annoyed. The deal is completed. Now we’re on the finer particulars of the contract, which got here again final Friday. It went again final evening. They’re on calls now within the workplace about it, and I believe in some unspecified time in the future individuals are going to should take a little bit little bit of a leap of religion on this deal.”