Amir Khan says Tyson Fury is the best heavyweight out there right now – but believes Anthony Joshua is the biggest box-office attraction.
Even Muhammad Ali would have struggled against Tyson Fury according to Bob Arum, who has promoted them both during his Hall of Fame career.
Kubrat Pulev says he has a contract to fight Anthony Joshua and says he won’t be giving up that right to allow AJ to fight fellow Briton Tyson Fury instead.
Bob Arum says there have been no official talks about a megafight between Tyson Fury and Anthony Joshua despite the media frenzy during the last three days.
Frank Warren confirmed there has been an offer made to stage Fury vs Joshua but said there are no official negotiations as yet for the all-British clash.
Eddie Hearn says Anthony Joshua fighting behind closed doors would be a last resort – but says it does remain a possibility.
Hall of Fame promoter Bob Arum is wondering with the COVID-19 pandemic could actually make it easier for a Fury vs Joshua superfight to happen soon.
Former HBO PPV pioneer Mark Taffet believes Fury vs Wilder 3 could double in buys from the disappointing rematch number of 800,000.
Eddie Hearn has revealed there have been offers to stage a Joshua vs Fury megafight outside the UK but says official negotiations have not yet begun.
A megafight between Tyson Fury and Anthony Joshua is in the works for Saudi Arabia in December according to The Athletic’s boxing insider Mike Coppinger.
Deontay Wilder has given an update on his recovery from bicep surgery and explained why he decided to take a third fight with Tyson Fury.
Frank Warren Fury vs Wilder 3 is uniikely to happen until October or November, and no offers have been made to the American to “step aside” for Fury/Joshua.
Fury vs Joshua Fight News
Tyson Fury and Anthony Joshua are massive news and make headlines every single day of the year, particularly in the UK.
They had been all set to meet in the biggest fight in British boxing history on August 14, 2021.
The pair had signed a two-fight deal and Saudi Arabia had agreed to put up a record $155million (£109million) site fee. And then the world caved in…
Then in September 2022 we appeared to be again on the brink of that long-awaited British superfight. But again they could not get the deal over the line.
Fury and Joshua next fights
Fury appears likely now to meet Dereck Chisora in a trilogy fight at London’s Tottenham Hotspur Stadium on Saturday December 3. Some eight years on from their last, one-sided, meeting.
Joshua meanwhile is expected to be out a couple of weeks later, but his opponent as yet is unnamed.
Fury vs Joshua TV details
The battle to show a Fury vs Joshua fight on TV and live stream would be a fascinating one.
Joshua has a global deal with streaming platform DAZN which includes the UK, while Fury fights air on BT Sport in the UK. It is likely we would get a joint PPV.
ESPN has an exclusive deal with Fury in the U.S. and would likely have the rights Stateside along with DAZN.
AJ’s long-running association with Sky Sports in the UK of course is over, after he signed that huge DAZN deal.
Fury would be a red-hot favourite if he were to face Joshua right now.
‘The Gypsy King’ is trading at 1/4 while AJ is a 3/1 underdog. The Draw is a 20/1 shot.