Anthony Joshua vs Andy Ruiz: Real reason rematch will take place in Saudi Arabia


Boxing promoter, Eddie Hearn, has mentioned Anthony Joshua has not determined to “money out” within the Andy Ruiz Jr rematch, however has taken a larger threat by agreeing the world title struggle in Saudi Arabia.

Joshua will struggle Ruiz Jr once more in Diriyah on December 7, as he makes an attempt to avenge his shock stoppage defeat in June.

The Mexican had beforehand spoken about his reluctance to journey to Britain and Hearn insists Joshua was extra taken with repairing his fame, than any monetary reward on provide within the Center East.

“He [Ruiz Jr] didn’t wish to struggle within the UK, felt it was unfair. I don’t assume AJ desires any excuses. He desires to guarantee that he wins this truthful and sq. and to do it on a impartial territory made sense.

“I don’t assume Anthony Joshua must money out. I feel he’s doing alright. By way of the chance, there may be larger threat for him on this struggle, doing it in a impartial venue, than over within the UK.

“I feel that’s simply widespread sense, however I love him for that, he doesn’t worry a problem,” Hearn advised Sky Sports activities.



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