The very lucrative heavyweight boxing match between Anthony Joshua and Tyson Fury has been confirmed to take place in a purpose-built stadium in the kingdom of Saudi Arabia on August 14, 2021, according to Boxing promoter, Eddie Hearn.
Hearn has disclosed that the upcoming mega fight will happen in an totally new venue and it will stage the fight for the undisputed heavyweight title.
“They want to build a new stadium. They have indoors options.
“In August at 11pm it will be about 23 degrees.
“They want to create something very, very special. Last time they built a stadium for the Andy Ruiz Jr fight in just seven weeks and it held 18,000.
“This will be a similar set-up.” Hearn told Sky Sports about the hosts in Saudi Arabia