Eddie Hearn has now acknowledged that Anthony Joshua vs Tyson Fury will happen on both August 7 or August 14 in Saudi Arabia.
The undisputed conflict is seemingly on the verge of an official announcement with struggle contracts signed and the positioning deal presently being finalised.
It was beforehand reported that the events had agreed to a $150million+ pact which might take the struggle to Saudi Arabia and Hearn has now confirmed this location.
“August 7/August 14,” Hearn advised Sky Sports activities Information.
“I feel it’s a really unhealthy secret that the struggle’s occurring in Saudi Arabia.
“I don’t thoughts supplying you with that data, Bob Arum’s already accomplished it.”
Hearn’s newest replace comes after worrying feedback from Fury’s UK co-promoter Frank Warren, who expressed concern over the Saudis.
Warren stated Fury gained’t signal his web site deal contract till the cash is assured by a financial institution.
Hearn regarded to assuage these fears: “It’s the identical folks we did the take care of for Andy Ruiz – that occasion was spectacular.
“As companions they had been incredible as nicely, so we’re very comfy.
“Anthony is comfy, he is aware of these folks, they delivered on each one among their guarantees final time. We’re able to go.
“That’s gonna be the date [August 7 or 14].
“We’ve additionally received the Olympics ending on August 7, so when it comes to the worldwide spectacle it might make sense to go on August 14.
“That’s one of many issues to tick off within the subsequent – hopefully – few days.”