Deontay Wilder Assured Joshua Fight Will Happen in December

Deontay Wilder

Deontay Wilder is confident he would square off against Anthony Joshua later this year in December. 

Wilder had a chat with Mirror Fighting at a PFL event in Atlanta where he stated that the fight would definitely take place in December at the event in Saudi Arabia. 

Deontay Wilder also confirmed that if this materializes, then both of them would receive their career-high pay in Saudi Arabia. However, he didn’t disclose the purse amount. 

The offer is on the table and Wilder thinks that Anthony Joshua would take it and the fight will certainly take place in December in Saudi Arabia. 

Deontay Wilder rebounded from two consecutive losses against Tyson Fury by defeating Robert Helenius via first-round KO in October 2022. 

On the other hand, Anthony Joshua rebounded from two back-to-back losses against Oleksandr Usyk by beating Jarmaine Franklin earlier this year in April. 

Now, it will be interesting to see whether Deontay Wilder vs Anthony Joshua actually takes place later this year or not. 

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