Anthony Joshua ordered to fight Alexander Povetkin

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A fight between Anthony Joshua and Deontay Wilder could be made to wait. After becoming tired at two months worth of negotiations with no deal signed, the WBA has now ordered Anthony Joshua to sign for a mandatory title defence against Alexander Povetkin "within 24 hours".  Any plans for Anthony Joshua

Eddie Hearn issues counter-offer and sends warning

Anthony Joshua vs Deontay Wilder

Eddie Hearn says that if he doesn't get a response from Deontay Wilder's team soon, he and Anthony Joshua will move on to a fight against WBA mandatory Alexander Povetkin. While the Wilder camp has gone quiet with negotiating a fight with Anthony Joshua, Eddie Hearn has also been speaking with

Anthony Joshua: Wilder fight “has to happen”

Deontay Wilder vs Anthony Joshua

Anthony Joshua (21-0, 20 KOs) has admitted that a potential super-fight between the divisions two heavyweight champions "has to happen". Joshua, who holds the IBF, WBA and WBO belts called out WBC champion Deontay Wilder (40-0, 39 KOs) in the aftermath of Joshua's points win over Joseph Parker two weeks ago.

‘We Want It’ Deontay Wilder accepts Anthony Joshua’s Challenge

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Deontay Wilder has finally accepted the terms to challenge Anthony Joshua in the UK for a 60/40 purse split in a fight to decide the undisputed heavyweight champion of the world. Since Anthony Joshua beat Joseph Parker on Saturday night, winning a unanimous points decision at the Principality Stadium in Cardiff,