Next fight of Anthony Joshua is not determined yet.
Bulgarian channel BTV announced that Anthony Joshua (23-1, 21 KOs) would meet Kubrat Pulev (28-1, 14 KOs) in May at Vodafone Arena in Istanbul. This object can accommodate more than 40,000 spectators.
Promoter Frank Warren says that he is open to talks on a fight between Tyson Fury (29-0-1 20 KOs) and Anthony Joshua (23-1, 21 KOs). However, the promoter of the Gypsy King notes that now his boxer is focused on the February rematch with WBC champion Deontay Wilder (42-0-1, 41 KOs) only.
In an interview to Sky Sports IBF representative said that the team of Anthony Joshua (23-1, 21 KOs) and Kubrat Pulev (28-1, 14 KOs) should determine the organizational details of the battle for the heavyweight title by 31 January.
In a few days a deadline comes, when the team of Anthony Joshua (23-1, 21 KOs) must agree on the organization of fights with Oleksandr Usyk and Kubrat Pulev. The Ukrainian is the official challenger for the WBO heavyweight title, while the Bulgarian is the official challenger for IBF.
At the moment, negotiations are under way between the camp of Anthony Joshua (23-1, 21 KOs) and representatives of the WBO and IBF. Eddie Hearn, the promoter of the Englishman, has a new plan that is associated with the championship belts in the heavyweights.