Eddie Hearn, promoter and manager of Anthony Joshua, has announced that the rematch against Andy Ruiz has already been approved by the main players in this matter with decision-making power (he and AJ, with the approval of coach Rob McCracken), with which There will be a continuation of the great show lived at Madison Square Garden just a few days ago.
After the meetings with AJ, Rob MC and the management team in New York, today we activated the rematch clause contracted with Andy Ruiz Jnr. The fight will be held in November / December in a place that will be confirmed shortly. This type of clauses are common and Ruiz, who received the opportunity to fight against AJ with less than two months to prepare, did not hesitate to accept it. The Mexican American has already said that he would like the rematch to take place in Mexico (he fought last Saturday under the flag of this country), although with almost certainty it will take place in the United Kingdom, and Cardiff, with its stadium of 80,000 spectators roofed, is the main candidate city. After losing with Ruiz, Joshua said he still thinks about Wilder and Fury, but that before he will have to recover his crowns: "I still want to compete with those men, but a rematch with Andy Ruiz Jr is where we are I am still a champion and I will rectify it to recover the belts ".