Eddie Hearn and Frank Warren have each made their circumstances to talkSPORT this week relating to a possible Anthony Joshua vs Tyson Fury combat.
AJ is promoted by Hearn’s Matchroom whereas Fury is co-promoted by Warren’s Queensberry and Bob Arum’s High Rank.
Progress is being made with monetary phrases agreed for the pair to satisfy subsequent 12 months, though there are nonetheless hurdles to beat.
If the combat does come to fruition, there might be so much using on it for each camps with passionate rivalry between promoters in addition to fighters.
Hearn informed talkSPORT.com’s Alex McCarthy: “I’m gonna say, in fact, that AJ wins that combat.
“And it’s a really robust combat, a really tough combat, however truthfully hand on coronary heart I imagine he knocks out Tyson Fury.
“He’s not gonna be standing off Tyson Fury like Deontay Wilder did. He’s gonna be inside, he’s gonna be roughing him up. Folks don’t realise how good AJ is at combating on the within.
“Folks don’t realise how robust he’s on the within, he’s tremendous sharp.
“Technically he’s not Deontay Wilder, we all know that technically Fury’s very tough and awkward, however AJ’s not Deontay Wilder. He’s not gonna be fiddled round like this.
“However he has to get in shut, tough him up, shut the space, land the photographs, and that’s simpler mentioned than achieved.
“The quantity of occasions I’ve written off Tyson Fury – in opposition to [Wladimir] Klitschko I assumed he had no likelihood.
“Towards Wilder within the first combat I assumed he had no likelihood, in opposition to Wilder within the second combat I anticipated him to get knocked out.
“So he’s proved me flawed and flawed and flawed. However now AJ’s bought to show him flawed. And he’s bought to beat him and win the combat.
“It’s gonna be very tough, it’s a 50/50 combat, however I truthfully imagine my man wins by knockout.”
Warren informed White and Jordan on talkSPORT: “I simply assume Tyson – effectively, I do know – is a greater all-round fighter.
“He’s bought higher motion, he’s quicker, he’s bought a greater jab.
“Tyson can punch, he’s knocked lots of people over, you’ve seen what he did in opposition to Wilder.
“And I feel he’s bought so much higher chin, as you’ll be able to see when he bought off the ground in opposition to Wilder.
“I assumed he was gone. That final spherical, that was like RoboCop – a spark within the eye and he bought up. I don’t know the way on earth he did it, however he did it.”