Top 10 heavyweight fights to make now

Following an exhilarating couple of weeks within the heavyweight division, listed here are 10 potential heavyweights fights to whet the urge for food…

  1. Tyson Fury vs Oleksandr Usyk
    It’s the pure combat to be made now that Fury has seen off Wilder as soon as and for all and Usyk has emerged as a real heavyweight pressure after beating Anthony Joshua.
  2. Oleksandr Usyk vs Anthony Joshua II
    Joshua has been fast to set off his rematch clause and set the wheels in movement for a Usyk sequel however few will probably be as eager to again him as they have been first time round.
  3. Tyson Fury vs Anthony Joshua
    It ought to have occurred way back, and it might by no means be as essential because it as soon as might have been, however an all-British showdown between Fury and Joshua nonetheless arguably represents the largest combat within the heavyweight division.
  4. Tyson Fury vs Dillian Whyte
    This appears subsequent on the agenda for Fury, the combat having been ordered by the WBC, and, ought to it go forward, will supply Whyte his lengthy overdue shot.
  5. Oleksandr Usyk vs Joe Joyce
    Usyk beat Joyce when the pair boxed as amateurs within the World Series of Boxing however Joyce, and certainly Usyk, have improved significantly since then and the mix of kinds would little question produce an interesting professional combat.
  6. Deontay Wilder vs Andy Ruiz
    Though it’s not but identified whether or not Wilder will ever be the identical after his third encounter with Fury, a return towards somebody like Ruiz, when good and prepared, might be simply the type of combat the ‘Bronze Bomber’ wants to get again on observe.
  7. Joe Joyce vs Tony Yoka
    These two met within the closing of the 2016 Olympics (a bout Yoka received) and a return combat as professionals would at some stage be welcome.
  8. Michael Hunter vs Filip Hrgovic
    Hunter is the person no one actually needs to combat and Hrgović is the highest prospect whose ceiling continues to be to be determined.
  9. Agit Kabayel vs Murat Gassiev
    One for the European viewers, a combat between Kabayel and Gassiev would mark a much-needed step up for Kabayel, the previous European champion, and likewise the primary actual heavyweight take a look at for Gassiev.
  10. Luis Ortiz vs Frank (*10*)
    Having simply overwhelmed fellow prospect Efe Ejagba, how about Cuban Frank Sánchez fights countryman Luis Ortiz in some unspecified time in the future in 2022? Ortiz, a person 13 years Sánchez’s senior, isn’t getting any youthful and Sánchez has momentum.

Read our account of Fury vs Wilder III right here