Michael Hunter has warned Anthony Joshua he will be at a huge disadvantage against Oleksandr Usyk because the Ukrainian is 'very defensive-minded'. Joshua (24-1, 22 KOs) has stopped all but two of his opponents and is the favourite against Usyk, who struggled against Dereck Chisora in his last fight in October at the SSE Arena in London.
Tyson Fury has blasted Anthony Joshua and Eddie Hearn, labelling the pair as “businessmen” and claiming he will “give them the biggest beatdown they have had in their lives” The Gypsy King Tyson Fury has called out long-time rivals Anthony Joshua and Eddie Hearn, claiming that the pair only care about money and aren’t in the fight game for the right reasons.
He claimed the Bronze Bomber is the most dangerous heavyweight in the world Tyson Fury has labelled Anthony Joshua a 'businessman' and claimed Deontay Wilder would knock out his British rival in the first round. Fury was due to take on Joshua in a mega-fight in Saudi Arabia in August but he will now face Wilder in Las Vegas on July 24, following an arbitration ruling.
Tony Bellew believes Anthony Joshua is the best heavyweight athlete of the past 20 years, as AJ prepares for his title defence against Oleksandr Usyk. Speaking to talkSPORT, he praised Joshua’s continued development and predicted a victory for the British fighter against Usyk when they eventually meet later on in the year.
The Gypsy King Tyson Fury has claimed that upcoming opponent Deontay Wilder would knock out the unified world heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua in just one round Despite his heated rivalry with Deontay Wilder, Tyson Fury has claimed that the Bronze Bomber would handle Anthony Joshua with ease, insisting that Wilder is “the most dangerous heavyweight in the world who would knock out Joshua in the first round.”
Fury's father had said his son needed to go to Saudi Arabia and fight Anthony Joshua, instead of taking a trilogy bout with Wilder in America Tyson Fury has said that his father John was just being protective in his explosive interview where he pleaded with his son to rethink fighting Deontay Wilder for a third time.
TYSON FURY backed Anthony Joshua to beat 'pumped up cruiserweight' Oleksandr Usyk and walk 'straight through' him. Joshua is set to face his mandatory challenger Usyk in September after an undisputed title decider with Fury collapsed. The WBC champion instead has to fight Deontay Wilder in a trilogy bout on July 24.
DEONTAY WILDER has vowed to knock out Anthony Joshua in 'devastating fashion' after his trilogy fight with Tyson Fury. But the American fears AJ is already 'making up excuses' to avoid him, with mandatory title defences potentially holding up AJ. Asked if Joshua is the fight he wants if he beats Fury, Wilder told Sky Sports: "Most definitely, with no excuses.
The American was in talks to fight Joshua before his two bouts with Fury, which he drew and lost, seemingly ending talks of a potential superfight Deontay Wilder has said that he will knock out Anthony Joshua 'in a devastating fashion' once he's gotten through Tyson Fury next month.
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British, Commonwealth and European heavyweight champion Joe Joyce had fun on a London bus this week, but The Juggernaut is getting into serious business at top end of division with Carlos Takam Joe Joyce went on a tour of London on a big red bus to announce his next clash against Carlos Takam.
Eddie Hearn has confirmed that Anthony Joshua’s contract to fight Oleksandr Usyk will have a rematch clause in it, just months away from the pair’s September clash Anthony Joshua’s contract to face former cruiserweight king Oleksandr Usyk will have a rematch clause in it, according to promoter and chairman of Matchroom Sport Eddie Hearn.
TYSON FURY has cast major doubt over an undisputed heavyweight title fight with Anthony Joshua by declaring himself no longer 'interested' in the bout. The Gypsy King was on course to face AJ in Saudi Arabia in August before an American judge ordered him to have a trilogy fight with Deontay Wilder.
Tyson Fury said that his suit carried a secret message for Deontay Wilder. The two will lock horns for the third time next month at the T-Mobile Arena in Paradise, Nevada. The first meeting between Fury and Wilder ended in a draw while in the second which took place last February, the former completely outplayed his opponent, winning via a technical knockout in the seventh round.
World heavyweight champion Tyson Fury is set to go head to head once more with Deontay Wilder in what will be their third fight. The two big-hitters are set to complete a trilogy of bouts on the back of an arbitration hearing that took place in the United States, just moments before a money-spinning affair with unified champion Anthony Joshua.
The trilogy will take place next month a court ruled a mandatory rematch must take place before September 15 Tyson Fury and Deontay Wilder came head-to-head yesterday ahead of their scheduled bout in Las Vegas next month. There had of course been hopes this would be the summer Fury would finally set foot in the ring with reigning WBA, IBF, WBO, and IBO heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua.