The team of Kubrat Pulev (28-1, 14 KOs) insists that Eddie Hearn, the promoter of Anthony Joshua (23-1, 21 KOs), organizing the championship battle for the three heavyweight belts. The duel of Joshua and Pulev was scheduled for June 20 at the Tottenham stadium in London, but due to the pandemic coronavirus it was canceled. According to the Bulgarian team the fight could be organized without the participation of the audience.
Todd duBoef, the president of Top Rank, dealing with the affairs of Tyson Fury (30-0-1, 21 KOs), is against any suggestion of an immediate meeting for the unification of all heavyweight titles with Anthony Joshua (23-1, 21 KOs). DuBoef recalls that at the moment both fighters have other scheduled fights - the Fury has meeting with Deontay Wilder (42-1-1, 41 KOs), and Joshua - with Kubrat Pulev (24-1, 18 KOs).
WBC heavyweight champion Tyson Fury (30-0-1, 21 KOs) may soon have his second fight in WWE. The British may face Drew McIntyre, who two weeks ago defeated Brock Lesnar on the 36th evening of Wrestlemania.
In October Shakur Stevenson (13-0, 7 KOs) acquired the vacant WBO featherweight belt, but now has decided to rise up to the super featherweights.
Dillian White (27-1, 18 KOs) said that doctors advised him to hang up gloves after his fight against Anthony Joshua. The British had problems with his left shoulder before the fight against the future world champion, and he underwent surgery after that fight.
Marcos Rene Maidana (35-5, 31 KOs) claims that he has already lost 60 pounds, and though his return to the ring is still under big question, he still trains hard. And his weight loss results are visible on his training videos.
Sky Sports TV channel in its profile on Twitter reminded fragment recording of the program The Gloves Are Off with the participation of Tyson Fury and Wladimir Klitschko in 2015, where the "King of the Gypsies" remembers being together with the world champion in the sauna during one of training camps in Austria.
Another four members of the European Olympic qualifying tournament passed positive tests for coronavirus. Competitions were held in mid-March in London, but three days later they were stopped.
UFC president Dana White appeared in the center of a sexual scandal. As it became known today, the functionary was sued on charges of sexual extortion. A real estate agent Ernesto Joshua Ramos was the one who sued UFC boss.