The highly anticipated match of the year between Tyson Fury and Anthony Joshua is set to be held at a specially built stadium on August 14.
The undisputed clash between the two greatest boxers is getting closer and will be held in Saudi Arabia.
According to Anthony Joshua’s promoter, Eddie Hearn, the fight was first slated on Aug 7 but was postponed to August 14 because I’d the Olympic Games.
He stated that the fight will be staged either in the Saudi Capital Riyadh or Coastal city Jeddah.
This won’t be the first time for Anthony to be fighting in Arabia as he had beaten Andy Ruiz Jr there in their heavyweight rematch in December,2009.
It is believed that the citizens of Saudi Arabia will build a station for the too as they did in Anthony’s match with Ruiz.
Eddie said, ” They want to build a stadium. Its 24 degrees at 11pm at night in August, which is not horrendous. They want to make it spectacular
They want to create something very, very special. Last time they built a stadium. For the Andy Ruiz Jr fight in just seven weeks and it held 18,000.
This will be a similar set up”.