Anthony Joshua (WBA, IBF, WBO & IBO) vs. Oleksandr Usyk

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Joshua vs. Uysk Winner and How?

  • Anthony Joshua Stoppage

    Votes: 18 31.0%
  • Anthony Joshua Decision

    Votes: 3 5.2%
  • Oleksandr Usyk Decision

    Votes: 21 36.2%
  • Oleksandr Usyk Stoppage

    Votes: 16 27.6%

  • Total voters
    58
Aug 19, 2020
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Fury needs to focus on winning his next fight and not worry about Joshua. I'm more worried about Wilder than Usyk, if AJ/Usyk gets confirmed then the next thing we need to know is how many times will Usyk have to beat Joshua before he can declare that he's ready to make the undisputed fight?

I know Fury dominated Wilder last time out and was robbed the first time too and yes I'll be picking Fury next month also but complacency could cost him this fight because in the words of Deontay Wilder himself "my opponent has to be great for 36 minutes, I only have to be great for 2 seconds" Luis Ortiz would concur so my message to Fury would be don't look past him, there won't be another opportunity if he does.
 
Reactions: wesshaw1985
Aug 19, 2020
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I KNEW IT! Usyk will come to regret that, he should have held firm. This is disgraceful behaviour (threatening to drop the belt unless Usyk agrees to special terms) the sanctioning bodies need to pass some new rules preventing a mandatory challenger from being allowed to sign a rematch clause under any circumstances, it's not fair to the challenger, why should he have to win two fights now? This doesn't look good at all, I hope Usyk knocks him out now although he's also to blame, he shouldn't have caved in, very disappointing indeed.
 
Reactions: wesshaw1985
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Just watched the interview on Boxing Social where Hearn confirms the rematch clause, this Rob fella is the only British interviewer I've seen who asks the questions that need to be asked so I'm their newest subscriber.

Anyway Hearn said yes there will be a rematch clause and so when Rob asked him if we (the paying boxing fans) should be concerned he replies with no as it's none of our business. Well, it is our business Eddie, if we all unsubscribe from DAZN and stop attending the events there won't be any Matchroom left, he'd do well to remember that, I know he's Chairman now and all that but he should contain his arrogance.

Hearn also said that they have an offer on the table to go to Saudi Arabia to do the undisputed fight and so they could have just sat it out until December rather than risk tens of millions of dollars fighting Usyk. That's either a lie or Saudi are prepared to offer the same money for AJ vs Fury for 3 belts

The Usyk talks starts at 17:55