How Usyk and Joshua will share the prize fund: Hearn left a direct answer


Former world heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua (24-2, 22 KOs) nevertheless resigned himself to the defeat mentally, and understood what his problem was in the first fight against Oleksandr Usyk (19-0, 13 KOs), the head believes Matchroom Boxing Eddie Hearn. A rematch for the WBA/WBO/IBF titles is due in August.

Last year, Usyk declassed and beat Dzhorshua.

According to the promoter, the fact that Anthony “calmed down” internally after the fiasco is also the merit of the new coach Robert Garcia, who helped Joshua come to peace of mind. (But the fellow Briton is skeptical about Garcia for Joshua).

“He knows that he boxed very badly then. But, at the same time, we must not forget about the improbability of Usyk. Let’s see. I believe that he will do everything right this time and knock out Usyk, ”he said. Boxing Social.

Bellew advised Joshua on a rematch with Usyk

Hearn responded “very possibly” when asked if it was true that the prize pool split in this fight is 50/50.

Meanwhile, new coach Joshua is overwhelmed with motivation.

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