German coach Ulli Wegner continues to recover from hip fracture in rehab Hoppegarten, but at the same time, despite gaining momentum pandemic coronavirus, he is already preparing his fighter Kubrat Pulev (28-1, 14 KOs) for a fight against Anthony Joshua (23-1 21 KOs).
Eddie Hearn said that he would announce new dates for his boxing evenings next week. The head of Matchroom Boxing predicts that the first event may be held without spectators, and will be possible not earlier than at the beginning of June.
Until a few weeks ago all went to the fact that in May Badou Jack (22-3-3, 13 KOs) will collide in a rematch with Jean Pascal (35-6-1, 20 KOs). This fight was canceled, and during the time the Swede has made changes to his team.
Although the conspiracy theory that Tyson Fury (30-0-1, 21 KOs) allegedly fought with Deontay Wilder (42-1-1, 41 KOs) with deliberately badly worn gloves, seems absurd, it's being quite popular. Recently Eddie Chambers among others stood up in defense of the King of the Gypsies, which is now accused of fraud.
The third bout of Tyson Fury (30-0-1, 21 KOs) against Deontay Wilder (42-1-1, 41 KOs) will be moved to October 3. The duel was originally scheduled for July 18, but the date has changed due to the pandemic coronavirus.
Heavyweight veteran Travis Kauffman (32-3, 23 KOs) has been infected by a coronavirus. The boxer admitted in social networks that he had a positive test result.
British promoter Eddie Hearn said that he would meet the heads of the British boxing commission in late April to discuss organizing a boxing evening without spectators. The head of Matchroom Boxing argues that the TV is waiting for such decisions.
Anthony Joshua (23-1, 21 KOs) will spend next days in quarantine. World heavyweight champion met Prince Charles two weeks ago, who today has been confirmed with SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus infection.