Andy Ruiz claims that his rematch with Anthony Joshua will be happening in America, not in Saudi Arabia, as has been introduced.
The IBF, WBA, WBO and IBO heavyweight champion has noticed a rematch with Joshua introduced for 7 December in Saudi Arabia, after Ruiz stopped AJ in the 7th spherical in their first assembly in June.
Joshua’s promoter, Eddie Hearn, has been assured sufficient to announce the date, location and main points at the venue in Diriyah, additionally brushing aside studies that Ruiz had not signed for the rematch.
However, the Destroyer thinks in a different way and promised on Wednesday, in an Instagram Live video, that the rematch will in fact happen in America and guarantees ‘real news’ quickly.
‘I know everybody’s speaking concerning the combat and all that, however actual information is coming quickly,’ Ruiz mentioned.
‼️🇺🇸 Andy Ruiz Jr in any case breaks his silence at the Anthony Joshua rematch being introduced for Saudi Arabia.
❌🇸🇦 He insists the combat will be on his phrases and happen in the United States of America, not Saudi Arabia. percent.twitter.com/oGfGMbNWtb
— Michael Benson (@MichaelBensonn) August 14, 2019
‘The fight is going to happen soon, AJ got the rematch, of course we’re taking the rematch, nevertheless it’s going to be on my phrases and our phrases, we’re going to deliver it again right here to the United States.
‘He’s scared, why do you assume he’s over there seeking to make the combat in Saudi Arabia, I don’t have any coverage over there.
‘I can’t say not anything, however the combat goes to happen quickly.’
Hearn mentioned on Monday: ‘There will be press meetings attended via Anthony Joshua and Andy Ruiz in September in Saudi Arabia, London and New York.
‘I read several reports yesterday. Both fighters have signed for this rematch fight. ‘All the governing bodies have been told and confirmed by both sides the date and venue for this event.’
The Matchroom Boxing leader defined additional to Boxing Social: ‘Andy Ruiz has signed a freelance to participate in a rematch. He has were given some questions and I might be expecting him to have some questions on combating in a brand new territory like that.
‘Where is it? What’s the inns? What’s the fee scenario? What’s the commute main points?
‘His workforce and I’ve been in discussions from, virtually from the instant the opposite combat came about to substantiate to them where the combat would happen.
‘They expressed that Andy didn’t need the combat to happen in the United Kingdom, they didn’t have the say, however we determined to offer it to them on impartial territory that they’re more than pleased about.
‘Both promoters, myself and Tom Brown have written to the governing our bodies to advise them of the combat, the date the whole thing.
‘Yes he’s were given some questions, however he’s signed for the rematch.
‘The first contract takes care of all the venue information, the decisions etc. etc. so there is no new contract. We’ve adopted the unique contract which is we come to a decision where the combat takes position.’