IBF gives Anthony Joshua deadline to fight Kubrat Pulev or fears loosing his belt
British-Nigerian Boxer, Anthony Joshua has been given a deadline by the International Boxing Federation for a compulsory fight with Bulgarian Kubrat Pulev or he will risks loosing his IBF belts.
Anthony Joshua recently beat Mexican Andy Ruiz Jr in Saudi Arabia in an anticipating rematch last year, 7th December, 2019 reclaiming all his IBF titles.
IBF representative told Skysports;
“I have just been told that the Pulev and Joshua camps have asked until January 31 to negotiate”
If he doesn’t agree in fighting Bulgarian Kubrat Pulev, he will definitely loose the belt.
Anthony Joshua will also have to defend his WBO title against Oleksandr Usyk before June 4th, 2020, Failure to fight him before the said date, he will also loose his WBO title.