Sam Jones, manager of British heavyweight champion Joe Joyce, said that his ward wants to fight with Oleksandr Usyk, but will enter the ring with another opponent if the Ukrainian team hesitates.
“Everything will be decided in the next few weeks as Joe wants to fight in April, in 10-11 weeks. Joyce will fight in April. final eliminator.
It all depends on the situation with the Joshua-Fury fight. We clearly told promoter Joe Frank Warren that we want to fight Usyk, even if it will be a fight for the interim champion title. Joe will be a major underdog, he will be written off, but we are sure that he will stop Usyk. Joyce is focused on his goals, moving forward, not backward. Joe wants a fight with Usyk, and then – with the winner of the fight Joshua – Fury, “- said Sam Jones portal Sky Sports.