Fury will beat Anthony Joshua unless… – Mike Tyson

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Mike Tyson has backed Tyson Fury to defeat in hotly anticipated heavyweight Battle of Britain later this year.

Tyson believes speed Gypsy King possesses means he will be able to outwit Joshua and avoid powerful punches in a similar tactic saw him emerge victorious in rematch with Deontay Wilder in early 2020.

Tyson has spoken glowingly of Joshua’s attributes but reckons unless he can learn to punch faster explosive Bronze Bomber, Fury will claim WBA, WBO, IBF and IBO from rival later this year to become the undisputed king, Daily Mail reports.

f***ing love Joshua, but think Tyson [Fury] is too elusive,’ Iron Mike explained to Haute Living. ‘He’s not going to be able to hit him.

like Joshua a lot, and maybe he punches harder Wilder, but he doesn’t punch faster Wilder.

‘And if he doesn’t punch faster Wilder he’s not going to f***ing touch this guy.

’s just what see. If Tyson Fury can away from Wilder’s fast punches, Joshua might be in trouble.’

The venue and date for the heavyweight showdown is yet to be officially confirmed with Joshua’s promoter Eddie Hearn recently revealing he has had a mega-money offer from a mystery individual.

Speaking last week, Hearn said: ‘I had an approach, not from the Middle East, but it was the most bizarre approach.

‘I can’t say it was but it was from a very wealthy individual and he to do something very . We’ve had 20 approaches for this fight but you know which ones are serious.

‘But this one was just well there. And it’s a realistic option, money is not an issue with this guy. Commercially it’s a bit strange, but it’s not about that. It’s a trophy asset to say… “this is the biggest event in the world”.