Frank Warren says he’ll make Anthony Joshua a suggestion right now to combat Tyson Fury, as Eddie Hearn confirmed that he has held talks with Frank’s son George Warren.
WBC heavyweight champion, Fury sensationally referred to as for a long-awaited combat with Joshua on Monday, by way of a video message posted on his social media channels.
‘The Gypsy King’, who stopped Dillian Whyte at Wembley Stadium in April, had been anticipated to combat unified WBA ‘tremendous’, WBO and IBF titlist, Oleksandr Usyk subsequent, after the Ukrainian beat Joshua for a second time in their rematch in Saudi Arabia final month.
Nonetheless, the 34-year-old two-weight world champion introduced at a press convention on Friday that he wouldn’t be be getting into the ring till 2023, citing outdated accidents and needing a interval together with his household after a protracted coaching camp.
‘AJ’, the previous two-time heavyweight world champion responded to a separate tweet from his rival which learn:
— Anthony Joshua (@anthonyjoshua) September 5, 2022
“Yo @anthonyjoshua what you saying huge G let’s give the followers what they need as Usyk is bitching???
“I bought the date and venue who will rule Britania?”
The 32-year-old Watford man replied: “Yea calm. I don’t do the net discussions only for clout, so in case your actually about it shout @258mgt. I’ll be prepared in December. Khalas.”
Joshua’s promoter, Hearn, who had made plans for his cost to return in December in opposition to a prime 15 opponent, revealed on Tuesday that he had spoken to George Warren on Monday, however stays uncertain whether or not the combat will occur.
“I had a chat final evening with George Warren from Queensberry,” Hearn told talkSPORT.
“The message is kind of clear from AJ, we don’t need to get entangled in a backwards and forwards, we would like the combat, it’s the combat he’s needed for a very long time.
“We had plans after the Usyk defeat to come back again in December after which go once more in March, get energetic and get the rhythm going once more after which attempt to combat for the world heavyweight title.
“However, I do know having spoken to AJ, if that combat is there they usually’re critical, which I’ve my doubts about, however for the nice of making an attempt to make it occur let’s imagine Tyson Fury and I stated to George Warren final evening, get the small print and the provide over to us and I’ll take it to AJ, he’s able to go.”
Fury’s co-promoter, Warren says they are going to be sending Joshua a “truthful provide” right now and confirmed they might be trying to stage the combat in November within the UK.
“We’re sending a written provide throughout right now to them,” Warren told talkSPORT.
“My son George spoke with Eddie Hearn yesterday.
“It’s us who’ve made the strategy to offer AJ a fantastic alternative to get himself again into the highest stage in opposition to the world champion Tyson.
“He’s prepared to make that voluntary defence, so we’ll ship the provide throughout right now after which they’ll have to take a look at it and resolve whether or not they wanna seize this with each fingers.
“We’re speaking about being very, particularly reasonable.
“Tyson is being extraordinarily truthful and if and when these come out, in the event that they wanna publicise them, you’ll all be shocked.”