They will fight!  Anthony Joshua accepted the money-sharing proposal to fight Tyson Fury, according to Eddie Hearn

They will fight! Anthony Joshua accepted the money-sharing proposal to fight Tyson Fury, according to Eddie Hearn



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Everything seems to point to the fact that before the end of the year we will see the return to the ring of Tyson Fury, who in recent months has been torn between retirement and return, but this Monday he challenged his compatriot Anthony Joshua for a fight in the whate will exhibit the world heavyweight championship of the World Boxing Council that he holds He even launched the economic proposal for the percentage of profits, which would be 60% for him, for being the champion and 40% for the challenger.

Well, this Wednesday it transpired that Joshua has already accepted the fight and the offer, according to his promoter, Eddie Hearn, who also proposed a date and place for the fight.

“This morning I said that we take 60-40, we want (that partition) to be reversed into a rematch, rightfully so, because you’re the champion here, you want the biggest division, which I think is fairHearn said.

We want to do the fight in December and, interestingly, they have December 17 at the Millennium Stadium [Principado]so it’s perfect, it is perfect for us”, added the promoter in conversation for IFL TV

For his part, “Gipsy King” said that he was generous from the beginning with his future rival, offering him 40% and not starting to negotiate from 20%, since he really wants this function to be carried out and wanted quickly agreed.

I didn’t want to go in and start offering them 20% like they would have done to me. However, I really want this fight to happen. I already beat Deontay Wilder, so there’s only one other person and that’s AJ, the bodybuilder! So why not give him 40 percent? Don’t give him excuses and let’s do the fight for the British public,” he said.

This fight between Fury and Joshua has been expected since 2020, when it was agreed, but in the end the deal was not closed and Tyson fought Deontay Wilder, whom he defeated, while Anthony lost his belts against Oleksandr Usyk.

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