The British couple Anthony Joshua (left) and Tyson Fury (right) hold all heavyweight world titles between them
Tyson Fury says he will expose Anthony Joshua as a “fake” in the ring because “he’s a businessman and I’m a Spartan”.
Fury, 32, sat down with Joshua’s promoter Eddie Hearn on the No Passion No Point podcast and explained how he plans to beat his Briton.
The two are widely expected to fight this summer if their teams can Close a deal that has been long in the making
“I’m going to cut Anthony Joshua through cheese like a hot knife,” said Fury. “It will be that simple.”
Turning to Hearn, Fury added, “Your boy, you built it from scratch. You did a fantastic job by the way. You took an amateur boxer and made him the finished item. It’s a shame that he must be in the same era as the “Gypsy King”.
“If it’s cracked right in the jaw, it’s like a boiled egg with a crack in the middle, it can’t be fixed. He’ll go.
“I’ll even tell you what punch it’ll be – it’ll be a check hanging on the left temple, his legs will go and it’ll fall on his face. He can get up again and I’ll hit him out with one.” straight right. “
“Spartan v businessman”
Fury played table tennis in the Matchroom Boxing Covid-safe bladder before the fight this weekend
Fury sat down with Hearn in Arlington, Texas, where he supports British Billy Joe Saunders as he is battling Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez for the WBC, WBA and WBO super middleweight titles – a fight broadcast on BBC Radio 5 will air live at 4:00 a.m. BST on Sundays.
Fury – holder of the WBC heavyweight title – is expected to take on Joshua – the IBF, WBO and WBA champion – in Saudi Arabia in late July or early August.
The financial terms are said to have been agreed almost a year ago but the final points of the deal are being worked on. Hearn told his podcast listeners that both he and Joshua and Fury all had intentions to strike a deal.
“I can’t wait to get the big dossier in the ring and give it a good hiding place to show the world what a fake it is,” added Fury.
“AJ couldn’t lace my boots. He doesn’t have the minerals to fight me. He’s a great champion. The real difference is he’s a businessman and I’m a Spartan. We all have a few pounds on what makes.” the?” At the end of the day, we’re all naked bums in the shower.
“You can have all the money in the world, what can you take with you? Nothing. Everything in this world will stay here, but guess what, in 1000 years they will be talking about me – the Gypsy King from England.”