Tyson Fury vs Oleksandr Usyk edges closer as IBF removes mandatory challenger

“There’s still lots of things to be sorted out, but I genuinely believe this will happen.

“It’s good the IBF yesterday knocked out they were going to have their mandatory, they cancelled it. Everything is looking positive for it.”

Fury, 34, last fought in December, stopping compatriot Derek Chisora in Round 10 to secure a third win against the veteran, while retaining the WBC heavyweight title and remaining unbeaten.

Meanwhile, 35-year-old Usyk’s last fight came against Anthony Joshua in August. The southpaw outpointed “AJ” for the second time in 11 months to retain the belts that he took from Joshua in 2021.

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