Tyson Fury Exposes Private Voice Messages With Anthony Joshua

Published 09/16/2021, 6:30 AM EDT


Tyson Fury and Anthony Joshua are the two biggest heavyweights in the modern era. The British boxing pair has accrued immense fame and attention over the past few years and their rift also has increased with time. That said, Joshua and Fury haven’t spared a single chance to hit out at each other in public and they still continue to do so.

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A few months back, news of an undisputed title fight between the two surfaced over the internet, but it collapsed because of some external factors. However, their rivalry has only escalated. Recently, ‘The Gypsy King’, in an interaction with The Overlap, opened up on the chats and calls he had with Anthony Joshua.

He said, “I have spoken to him lots of times. We used to phone each other. He don’t answer the phone to me no more. While I was in America recently he was Instagramming me voice messages, ‘I’m gonna smash your face in.'” (h/t Michael Benson)

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Joshua and Fury have expressed their interest in facing each other several times. However, now, the pair is aligned to face different opponents. They need to win these bouts to be able to face each other in an undisputed bout.

As a fight between them is supremely important for the heavyweight division, both of them need to get inside the ring at least once to settle the debate regarding the best heavyweight on the planet.

Watch this story – 5 Interesting Facts You Need to Know About Anthony Joshua

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When will the Tyson Fury vs Anthony Joshua fight happen?

Tyson Fury and Anthony Joshua are already in for their next fights. Fury will face Deontay Wilder on October 9, whereas ‘AJ’ will face Oleksandr Usyk on September 25.

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If both the British warriors get past their next opponents, needless to say, a fight between them will definitely be on the cards. As we are in the latter half of 2021, organizers may book this bout for 2022. However, nothing can be taken for granted in combat sports.

What do you make of Tyson Fury’s aforementioned revelations of Joshua’s voice notes?

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Prathamesh Singh Chauhan

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Prathamesh Singh Chauhan is a Boxing Author at EssentiallySports. He is a graduate from the International Institute of Sports Management who combines his love for sports, particularly combat sports, and his flair for writing and analysis to help him in his day-to-day work. He has prior professional experience with sporting organizations such as Star Sports, Khelo India, and NBA.

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