The contract for the fight between British boxer Anthony Joshua and Russian Alexander Povetkin is not yet signed.
This was announced by the head of the company “World of Boxing” Andrey Ryabinsky.
On Wednesday, Sky Sports reported that the boxers will fight on September 22 in London.
“We are in the negotiations, said Ryabinskiy. – The contract has not been signed. As the main option considered by the London”.
Joshua is the world champion under versions of the world Boxing Association (WBA with the prefix “super”), world Boxing organization (WBO) and International Boxing Federation (IBF) heavyweight champion.
Povetkin is the mandatory Challenger for the WBA title.
On account of the 38-year-old Russian 34 wins (24 by knockout) and one defeat. 28-year-old Briton has won 21 fights (20 by knockout).
We will remind, it was reported that Joshua will spend the next two duels in the arena, where he beat Wladimir Klitschko.