04 Feb

Fury's co-promoter confirmed Usyk’s fight date

Frank Warren, co-promoter of the WBC heavyweight champion Tyson Fury, announced that his ward's fight with Oleksandr Usyk, WBA, WBO, IBF, IBO heavyweight champion, will take place at the end of April.

“The fight will absolutely take place on the last Saturday of April. I am sure we will decide on the venue of the fight next week. If we can't get a fight in Saudi Arabia, it will be in the UK. I don't think we are far from completing the deal," the man said.

Earlier, well-known journalist Mike Coppinger announced that the fight between Fury and Usyk will take place on April 29. So Warren confirmed Coppinger's insider.