Is Lagos possible? Nigerian boxers Anthony Joshua vs Deontay Wilder set for 2 fight deal including 1 in Africa
The mega-fight between British boxer of Nigerian descent Anthony Joshua and American Edo Man Deontay Wilder is set to finally take place soon.
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Usyk and Fury already know who their next opponents will be—Daniel Dubois and Francis Ngannou, respectively—but 'AJ' and Wilder have yet to reveal who they will face.
Anthony Joshua vs Deontay Wilder in Africa
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Deontay Wilder recently spoke with ES News and acknowledged that he is now negotiating for the Anthony Joshua fight, which he hopes will be the first of two bouts.
He said, “That’s the one that’s up next. I’ll be getting in camp for that real soon.
"It’s gonna be a great, great fight between me and him [Anthony Joshua].
Wilder added that the first bout would be in Saudi Arabia and that there was a chance the rematch would occur in Africa.
Similar remarks about challenging Deontay Wilder in the future have also been made by Anthony Joshua, who recently defeated Robert Helenius via KO.
This is not the first time Wilder will hint at fighting Joshua in Africa.
Anthony Joshua vs Deontay Wilder Career Comparison
Anthony Joshua has a record of 26 wins, three losses, and 23 knockouts.
His only defeats came at the hands of Andy Ruiz Jr. and Oleksandr Usyk (2 times).
In an immediate rematch, he exacted revenge on Ruiz Jr., but he hasn't done it yet on Usyk.
Deontay Wilder, meanwhile, has a record of 43 wins, 2 losses, and 1 draw, including 42 knockouts.
Tyson Fury was the lone opponent Wilder was unable to defeat.
'The Gypsy King' defeated Wilder twice although their first encounter ended in a draw.
Given that Joshua and Wilder are now on a winning streak, whoever emerges victorious between them will have a chance to be the next heavyweight boxing champion.