An official announcement confirming a heavyweight clash between Anthony Joshua and Wladimir Klitschko could be made in " a couple of days" after both fighters agreed to fight, according to promoter Eddie Hearn.
The clash between IBF champion Joshua, 27, and veteran Klitschko, 40, merely needs to be sanctioned by the governing bodies in order for it to go ahead, Hearn confirmed, per BBC Radio 5 live:
Terms are virtually there.
The fight the world is waiting for, Anthony Joshua vs Wladimir Klitschko, is close. Very close, writes John Dennen The post Terms agreed for Anthony Joshua vs Wladimir Klitschko appeared first on Boxing News.
Anthony Joshua and Wladimir Klitschko agree to fight each other, with an announcement expected in a "couple of days".
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