Tyson Fury “piping up because of Anthony Joshua fighting” in 2 weeks says Eddie Hearn
By way of Sam Volz: Eddie Hearn says the rationale Tyson Fury is suddenly coming out of the woodwork to post on social media now might be that Anthony Joshua it will be fighting Oleksandr Usyk in their rematch in a couple of weeks on August 20th.
WBC heavyweight champion Fury posted on social media on Saturday, announcing he’s “the best heavyweight on the earth.” Hearn feels that Fury (32-0-1, 23 KOs) is solely in search of to get his name to be had available in the market so that boxing enthusiasts can view him as the man to fight the Joshua vs. Usyk II winner.
With Fury telling everyone he’s retired and most efficient focused on doing exhibition fits, he’s made himself non-relevant throughout the eyes of the boxing public.
As such, instead of enthusiasts talking about Fury being the one to face the Joshua-Usyk II winner, individuals are looking at the winner of the September fight between Joe Joyce and Joseph Parker.
You are able to expect Fury to do numerous talking throughout the next two weeks because of there’s going to be a ton of fan pastime throughout the Joshua-Usyk fight.
If Fury doesn’t stake his claim now as the man to fight the winner, then you are able to guess the Joyce vs. Parker winner will.
“‘I’m the best heavyweight on the earth?’ Yeah, because of Anthony Joshua is obviously fighting in a couple of weeks, so he’s going to start piping up yet again,” said Eddie Hearn to iFL TV in reacting to Tyson Fury’s video on social media on Saturday.
“All eyes are on AJ in Saudi in two weeks this evening. It’s improbable how in brief it’s come spherical. Just a bit week this week folks locking in our time table for September, October, and November, and then off to Saudi to look AJ do the business,” said Hearn.
“One, he’s going to inspire him. Two, he’s going to show him one of the best ways to fight in opposition to a southpaw, and three, he believes he can win the fight. That’s one thing that you want for your corner. A trainer that believes in you,” said Tim Bradley to Max on Boxing about what Anthony Joshua’s new trainer Robert Garcia brings to the table.
“Garcia is a brilliant trainer. I merely don’t know if they have enough time at the moment,” said Max Kellerman about Joshua’s new trainer Robert Garcia.