World champion in the WBA, WBO, IBF, IBO, and The Ring heavyweight categories, Usyk provided brief predictions for the boxing evening scheduled for December 23 in Saudi Arabia and the potential confrontation between Joshua and Wilder:
– What do you think about Wilder's fight against Joseph Parker?
– Wilder by knockout.
– And Joshua against Otto Wallin?
– Hmm... 50-50. But Joshua.
– And if Wilder faces Joshua?
– I think Joshua can beat Wilder.
– I hope you have a fight in February. Can't wait.
– Oh, how I want a fight!
On December 23 in Saudi Arabia, Joshua will face Otto Wallin, and Wilder will meet Joseph Parker. Usyk will have a match against Tyson Fury on February 17.