Usyk, Fury agree to hold unification fight - WBA

Usyk, Fury agree to hold unification fight - WBA

World Boxing Association (WBA) President Gilberto Mendoza has received confirmation from the teams of Ukrainian Oleksandr Usyk and Briton Tyson Fury that there is an agreement to hold a unification fight.

That's according to the Twitter account of the boxing organization, Ukrinform reports.

"WBA President Gilberto Mendoza received confirmation from Oleksandr Usyk and Tyson Fury's teams that there is an agreement to make the unification fight. They request time to work on the contracts to close the deal," the WBA said.

Usyk and Fury are expected to meet at Wembley Stadium in London on April 29.

Photo: WBA

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