Frank Warren has revealed that Tyson Fury’s camp have now acquired a proposed contract from Anthony Joshua’s aspect for his or her Saudi Arabia website deal.
Battle contracts had been signed in mid-March for the historic heavyweight conflict, however this was all contingent on a website deal being secured.
Each camps agreed on a reported $150m pact that may take the battle to Saudi Arabia and AJ’s promoter Eddie Hearn has been working with the Saudis to finalise the paperwork.
Fury’s US co-promoter Bob Arum stated on Thursday night time that, from his perspective, the bout is now ‘useless within the water’ as he believes it would take months to finish the Saudi deal.
Nevertheless, some speculated that these remarks had been designed with the intention of placing extra stress on Hearn to hurry up the method.
And Fury’s UK co-promoter Warren has now given a extra promising replace.
Warren instructed SecondsOut on Friday night time: “Yeah, we’ve had one thing come by way of from the opposite aspect – a contract which we’re all reviewing.
“A proposal I ought to say, a proposed contract which we’re reviewing.
“Clearly we’ll take a look at it and hopefully we will agree phrases, that’s what all of us need.
“It’s not been about being destructive, you possibly can solely reply to a suggestion once you’ve bought a suggestion and attempt to get it over the road.
“We’re working exhausting, everyone’s working exhausting to get this on and fingers crossed we’ll get it over the road.”
Hearn added to iFL TV on Saturday night: “Frank stated they’ve now acquired the contract they usually’re reviewing it, true story.
“We bought the contract by way of final night time from the Center East.
“Clearly they’ve gotta take a look at it and so have we. We’re in an incredible place, I preserve telling individuals…
“All people is on board. Sure, Frank Warren was appropriate and thanks Frank for that positivity, genuinely…
“I wish to announce subsequent week.”