WBC heavyweight champion Tyson Fury has verified that he are usually not ringside for Saturday’s combat between Anthony Joshua and Kubrat Pulev.
Joshua will take care of his WBA, IBF, WBO, IBO titles against necessary challenger Pulev.
should Joshua win, he can be in direct line for a possible full division unification in opposition t Fury in 2021.
With rumors swirling round that Fury will be ringside to scout his future opponent, the unbeaten boxer took to social media to clear the air.
“here’s Tyson Fury, the Gypsy King. just a quick one guys, I will not be attending any boxing this weekend. For the entire rumours this weekend that i may be attending some boxing, I are not. don’t predict fireworks, don’t are expecting any motion from the Gypsy King as a result of i could be grafting, i may be working as average, always staying fit and in a position. good nighttime and god bless,” Fury stated.
Eddie Hearn, promoter for Joshua, tried his ultimate to get Fury to attend – so as to additional construct the expertise 2021 showdown with Joshua.
“I messaged him announcing ‘you’re more than welcome’ and i know DAZN were talking to him about working on the nighttime, i know Sky had been too,” spoke of Hearn.
“Some opponents believe that it looks like you’re chasing it. There’s nothing to chase. We understand what the deal is. If i used to be Fury, i’d are looking to watch AJ up close. That’s why AJ came to Usyk in opposition t Chisora, to help Chisora, but additionally to see Usyk up close. pay attention, I’d like to be ready on Saturday the place we’ve acquired a deal, we’ve an contract, these are the dates we are engaged on now let’s go and discover a venue.
“AJ is ok with it. With Deontay Wilder, he didn’t desire him to get within the ring at his fight because he didn’t suppose he in fact wanted the combat. With Fury, I consider he believes he desires the battle and that i’m as shut as I may also be to one hundred percent certain that it is going to take place.”