Anthony Joshua’s blockbuster heavyweight showdown with Tyson Fury may very well be formally introduced TONIGHT, following Billy Joe Saunders’ combat with Canelo Alvarez, talkSPORT has been instructed.
The Gypsy Kings’ US co-promoter Bob Arum has expressed severe doubts over the Saudi Arabia web site deal, however Eddie Hearn not too long ago confirmed that the combat was all however finalised.
And talking on Weekend Sports activities Breakfast, Britain’s former European bantamweight champion Spencer Oliver revealed he expects an announcement after the massive combat between Saunders and Canelo on Saturday night time.
“I believe we’re going to get an announcement after the combat tonight… AJ vs Tyson Fury,” Oliver stated.
“I believe Eddie goes to announce it tonight, and I’ve bought a sense it’s going to be mid-August… August 14 is the date I’ve been listening to.
“So I believe we’ll get that announcement tonight. Jeddah in Saudi Arabia, the contract has been signed, the one factor we don’t know is the date.
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“As a result of time’s actually ticking on now and Eddie was very vocal about it within the week, that by Saturday I’ve to make an announcement.
“It might be the fitting platform to announce that form of combat.”
talkSPORT revealed earlier this week that Saturday August 14 was the frontrunner for the combat whereas all related events finalised the paperwork.