The much anticipated undisputed world heavyweight title fight between Anthony Joshua and Tyson Fury is getting close to realization, VANTAGE NEWS reports.
Joshua’s promoter Eddie Hearn has confirmed that both parties have signed the deal for the fight.
The British heavyweight rivals have been locked in lengthy negotiations in recent months but have now finalised terms for the blockbuster battle, with a date and venue to be confirmed.
Unified champion Joshua will put his WBA, IBF and WBO belts on the line against the unbeaten WBC champion Fury this year.
“All parties have now put pen to paper and we will be working hard over the next few weeks to confirm the site and date for the biggest fight in boxing,” Joshua’s promoter Hearn told Sky Sports.
A variety of potential venues are being considered to stage the fight, including Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Qatar, China, Dubai, America and the UK.