Anthony Joshua Receives Offer to Fight in Saudi Arabia

by Frederick Akinola
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Reports have it that Anthony Joshua has received an offer from Saudi Arabia’s Skill Challenge Entertainment to fight Deontay Wilder in December.

The promotional company is attempting to put together an ambitious heavyweight tournament for the end of the year.

It would feature Joshua vs Deontay Wilder and Fury vs Oleksandr Usyk with the winners expected to fight each other.

Anthony Joshua’s promoter Eddie Hearn has confirmed to IFL TV that an offer has arrived. No contract has been written yet.

Joshua returned to the ring in April after a seven-month absence. With a unanimous decision win over American heavyweight Jermaine Franklin at the O2 arena.

The victory marked AJ’s first career since his second successive defeat to the WBA, IBF, and WBO heavyweight world champion, Oleksandr Usyk.

Saudi Arabia continues to bankroll some of the biggest sporting events in the world. As their football teams sign huge names.

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