VIDEO: Tyson Fury Accidentally Leaks Timeline for Anthony Joshua Fight in a Video Call With Julio Cesar Chavez

Published 04/23/2021, 1:09 AM EDT
LONDON, ENGLAND – MAY 13: Tyson Fury of England reacts during a press conference ahead of his heavyweight match against Tom Schwarz at BT Sport Studios on May 13, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by Alex Burstow/Getty Images)


The only fight that boxing is desperate to see is the prolific bout between Tyson Fury and Anthony Joshua. The pair will contend for all the heavyweight titles in what is expected to be a thrilling undisputed clash. The contracts for this fight are signed and sealed, thus making the fight official, but the potential dates and locations for this clash aren’t clear yet.

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However, in a recent chat alongside the Mexican boxing legend, Julio Cesar Chavez, Tyson Fury leaked the timeline for the Anthony Joshua clash. Ahead of his training session, ‘The Gypsy King’ was on a virtual call with Chavez, where they showed respect and greeted each other with dignity.

In their conversation, Chavez asked Fury whether he’s preparing for a fight. The WBC heavyweight champ responded, “Yes, I’m preparing for a fight in July.”

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Both Joshua and Fury‘s promotions are working day and night to stage this fight in the most exemplary setting. Additionally, they’re looking to make this fight happen at a place that is free from the clutches of the global pandemic.

Regardless of this fight getting its final timeline, Joshua and Fury have both begun their preparations for this clash.

‘AJ’ will walk into this fight with a win over Kubrat Pulev in his previous outing. Whereas, ‘The Gypsy King’ will enter this fight with a thunderous T/KO win over the hard-hitting, Deontay Wilder in February 2020.

Anthony Joshua vs Tyson Fury – clash of the titans

Anthony Joshua and Tyson Fury are the two most eye-catchy heavyweights in the big men’s roster. Over time, the pair have solidified their spot by beating some of the best heavyweight contenders in the business.

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That said, a fight between the two will garner the attention of the entire world for obvious reasons.

The British duo will unquestionably bring in their A-game as it is the biggest, perhaps the most important fight of their boxing careers.

Moving further, fans are in for a real treat with this fight and they’ll finally get to see who the best heavyweight in this world is. Who will you be supporting in this mega-fight? Will it really take place in July?

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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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