Eddie Hearn, the Manager and promoter of heavy weight boxing champion, Anthony Joshua, stated that AJ would fight the current WBC Heavy weight champion, Tyson Fury this year.
Eddie stated as follows in an interview:
“Not a chance Eddie Hearn is letting Joshua anywhere near Tyson now”
Eddie however said Anthony Joshua wants the fight so bad and it is going to happen this year
“Of course I am! And AJ wants it bad..this fight is gonna and has to happen this year!”
However,boxing enthusiasts, have varying reactions to the proposed fight, with many believing Anthony Joshua will be ‘destroyed’ by Fury judging by the current fitness state of the Gypsy King.