In an exclusive interview with FirstSportz, World Boxing Council President Mauricio Sulaiman has declared that the highly-anticipated bout between Anthony Joshua and Deontay Wilder could potentially determine the next challenger for Tyson Fury’s heavyweight title.
Both Joshua and Wilder have been vocal about their desire to face off in the ring, and Sulaiman believes that a victory for either fighter in this potential match-up would solidify their claim to a shot at Fury’s championship.
“The heavyweight division is always full of excitement and intrigue, and a clash between Joshua and Wilder could certainly capture the attention of boxing fans around the world,” Sulaiman stated. “The winner of this bout could very well position themselves as the top contender for Tyson Fury’s throne.”
Fury, who currently holds the WBC heavyweight title, has been at the center of speculation regarding potential opponents for his next fight. With both Joshua and Wilder being former world champions themselves, a showdown between the two would undoubtedly generate significant interest from the boxing community.
Sulaiman’s assertion has only added fuel to the already intensifying speculation surrounding a potential match-up between Joshua and Wilder. The British and American boxers are known for their explosive power and skill, making a potential bout between the two a must-see event.
As talks of a potential clash between Joshua and Wilder continue to gain traction, boxing fans around the world eagerly await any developments regarding this blockbuster match-up. Should this fight come to fruition, the stakes could be higher than ever, with the winner potentially establishing themselves as the next challenger for Tyson Fury’s heavyweight throne.