Canelo vs Bivol at 76kg, Alvarez trade for Fury and Davis, top three heavyweights – Hearn answers fans’ questions


British promoter Eddie Hearn (Matchroom) went live on the social network Instagram, where
answered to numerous questions from martial arts fans.

Among other things, Hearn spoke about a possible rematch between the undisputed middleweight champion Mexican Canelo Alvarez (37-2-2, 39 KOs) with his offender, WBA “super champion” in the light heavyweight category Dmitry Bivol (20-0, 11 KOs) in the weight of Alvarez , told his version of the top three heavyweights at the moment, granted some requests from the audience and answered other questions.

What is the next Anthony Joshua fight date?

We are close to announcing Joshua’s next fight. A little delay, but the news will be very soon.

Why is there no rematch between Canelo and Bivol?

“Because we have already agreed to fight Golovkin. I think now is the only moment when this fight can take place. Therefore, on September 17, Canelo against GGG for the absolute world champion, and then a rematch with Dmitry Bivol.

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— Please sign Gervonta Davis.

— We will gladly sign Gervonta Davis. He is an amazing fighter.

— What’s next with Buatsi?

– We want to make a fight with Dmitry Bivol for the title of champion.

What are the top three heavyweights in the world today?

Fury, Joshua, Usyk.

– You against Dana White, who will win?

— Dana White, I think. He is a big moose.

— Gareth Davis reports that Usyk-Joshua rematch will not be broadcast on DAZN, but on Sky.

– The broadcaster of this fight has not yet been agreed at all. We just signed the fight and everything else later.

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– Canelo – Bivol 2 will be super middleweight?

– I do not think. Because I don’t think Canelo would want to try to get an edge that way. I believe that he will want to have a rematch at 79.4 kg.

What is your prediction for Canelo – Golovkin 3?

He won’t go 12 rounds.

— Will Matchroom do MMA?

— You never know, but at the moment there are no such plans.

Will you trade Canelo for Fury and Tank (Davis)?

I wouldn’t trade Canelo for anyone.

– How old are you?

I’m 42, but next week I’ll be 43.

– In what round will AJ knock out Usyk?

– I’ll tell you now. This is my prediction. AJ knocks out Usyk in six rounds. Look, I appreciate Usyk, but I’m telling you, I believe in Anthony Joshua. And I believe that he will do everything right in the rematch. I really do.

“Too much faith in Anthony Joshua.

– Lots of faith in Joshua. He is my boyfriend. Don’t underestimate Joshua.

Will we see a Joshua-Fury fight?

“I think you will see Joshua Fury, no matter what happens. I hope we can see this fight for the title of absolute world champion in December.

– Imitate Bob Arum.

— [имитирует стиль речи Арума] “Eddie Hearn is a disgrace to boxing. He thinks he knows everything. He came here. He doesn’t know anything about the American market.” Pretty terrible, to be honest.

Do you think Billy Joe Saunders is the complete story?

– Not. In fact, I think Saunders has a good career ahead of him. He needs to get in shape, go through the camp, and he also needs a fight and an opponent. I’m looking for.

How confident is Crawford that his next fight will be with Spence? Champion’s Answer

Spence – Crawford?

“I think we’ll get this fight. Great fight.

Who will win: Haney or Kambosos?

– I’m for Haney’s victory on points. I love George Kambosos, but I’m a huge fan of Devin Haney. He is my friend and I want him to do the job. Everything is against him, but we need to applaud him for taking the fight.

What’s next for Deontay Wilder?

“I want to do a Dillian Whyte vs Deontay Wilder fight.