Alexander Krasyuk, promoter of mandatory contender for the WBO heavyweight title Alexander Usik, claims that his ward is close to signing a contract for a fight with WBA / WBO / IBF champion Anthony Joshua. According to Krasyuk, the boxing teams can agree on all the conditions before the end of this week.
“We hope to sign a contract before the end of this week. Most of the issues have been agreed and resolved. Usyk’s confidence is at the level of heaven. He longs to become the world heavyweight champion, and then go on a trip to Mars when he collects all the titles,” he said Alexander Krasyuk to Sky Sports.
We will remind, earlier it became known that the fight Joshua – Usyk should take place at the Tottenham Hotspur stadium in London. According to Sky Sports, the fight is tentatively scheduled for September.