Tyson Fury Says Anthony Joshua Called Him on Phone: “I Just Told Him the Truth”
WBC titlist Tyson Fury is not done bantering with the three-belt unified champion, Anthony Joshua. Despite having Deontay Wilder as his next opponent, Fury is still pressing for a fight against ‘AJ’ and that has urged him to reveal some major insights about their ongoing relationship.
Both Fury and Joshua have their respective title defenses on board. While Fury vs Wilder 3 will happen on October 9, Joshua will defend his belts against Usyk on September 25, paving the road to a potential unification matchup in the future.
Meanwhile, Tyson Fury connected with Lockdown in a special interview and talked about several things. He also talked about a telephonic conversation between him and fellow British boxer Anthony Joshua.
Tyson Fury said, “He phoned me up one day in a mood to say he was gonna do this and do that to me. It didn’t fare too well for him, let’s say that… “He phoned me up one day in a mood to say he was gonna do this and do that to me. It didn’t fare too well for him, let’s say that… I just told him the truth. The truth always hurts.”. The truth always hurts.”
However, Fury shall not underestimate Wilder, as he already looks to be feuding with Joshua. Former WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder comes in with all the features that can see him land a shocking upset over ‘The Gypsy King’. Hence, it might be way too early to predict Fury going for a unification fight.
Tyson Fury vs Anthony Joshua – The All-English contest
Fury vs Joshua is a fan-favorite matchup that has been teased for several years in the fan community. As both men come from the UK and have been two of the best in their division, an in-ring collision between them can be massive. On surpassing their next opponents in Wilder and Usyk, Fury and Joshua can actually meet inside the squared circle.
But the fight has been through several political turmoils. Hence, it’s the matchmakers that need to come under the terms and stage the contest that will go down in the history book for many positive reasons.