BREAKING: Deontay Wilder & Anthony Joshua Agree To Terms On Fight

What boxing fans have been waiting for is finally here.

Anthony Joshua’s eagerly anticipated showdown with Deontay Wilder looks set to take place later this year, after it was reported that the Bronze Bomber has signed the fight contract, according to ESPN’s Dan Rafael.



“Deontay Wilder has accepted the terms offered to him by Anthony Joshua promoter Eddie Hearn for them to meet in the United Kingdom for the undisputed heavyweight championship this fall, Shelly Finkel, Wilder’s co-manager, told ESPN on Monday night. “We have agreed to the terms that Eddie has put out to us for a fight in the U.K.. Deontay has accepted his terms to fight in the U.K. Deontay sent an email to Joshua (Sunday) night and I sent one today to Barry Hearn and Eddie telling them that we officially accept the offer to fight under the terms they gave us and to send us the contract,” Finkel said. Finkel said that the offer is a two-fight deal with terms also agreed to for a rematch that would take place in the United States.”

Wilder took to social media to set the record straight and confirm to his fans that the showdown is on: