The head of Matchroom Boxing, Eddie Hearn, claims that he intends to organize a “large-scale fight” in the Middle East at the beginning of the summer, and even gave a list of fights that qualify for the main event. He said this in an interview
The evening of boxing should take place on June 3 in Abu Dhabi (UAE).
And here are four possible versions of the show:
1) Deontay Wilder – Andy Ruiz (heavyweight, ex-world champions);
2) Dmitry Bivol – Artur Beterbiev (light heavyweight, champions for the status of boxer No. 1 in the division);
3) Manny Pacquiao – Conor Benn (contractual weight, legend vs prospect);
4) Dmitry Bivol – Joshua Buatsi + Artur Beterbiev – Callum Smith.
Read more about a possible fight for the absolute between the Russians here.
Joseph Parker has three options. Including the fight for the world title