A number of fighters haven’t accepted the chance to combat WBC heavyweight champion Tyson Fury.
Final yr, the WBC ordered a closing world title eliminator between former champion Deontay Wilder and Andy Ruiz. The 2 boxers had been by no means near a deal and they look like heading in different instructions.
Fury’s handlers tried to contact Ruiz immediately and declare the boxer priced himself out by demanding a handbag of $20 million.
The person ranked at three is former two-time world champion Anthony Joshua. Fury’s handlers contacted him as properly, however Joshua took a cross in an effort to pursue his two-fight plan – which incorporates an August return and a possible December combat with Wilder.
Ranked at quantity 4, is undefeated Cuban contender Frank Sanchez, who will not flip down the chance to face Fury for the WBC strap.
Sanchez has no challenge with the combat happen on UK soil.
In accordance with WBC President Mauricio Sulaiman, a brand new necessary challenger goes to be solidified within the close to future – and based mostly on his rating Sanchez stands an excellent probability of turning into that man.
“I’ll repeat what Frank Sanchez has stated quite a few instances – he’s prepared to combat Tyson Fury at a second’s discover within the US, UK, or wherever on this planet,” stated the Cuban’s co-manager Mike Borao instructed Sky Sports activities.
“Mandatories had been created for boxers like Frank that champions keep away from. I’d be overly shocked if Tyson Fury voluntarily fought Frank.
“In my view, Frank Sanchez is one of the best heavyweight on this planet, skilled by one of the best coach on this planet, Eddy Reynoso. Tyson in all probability thinks it’s an excessive amount of threat with simpler fights on the market, however I am hoping he proves me unsuitable.”
Sanchez just lately reunited with coach Eddy Reynoso, who’s greatest identified for his work with Mexican celebrity Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez.