Anthony Joshua has insisted he will take Tyson Fury seriously when the heavyweight actually returns to fighting.
Fury is a constant thorn in Joshua’s side, criticising the young three-belt champion from afar and repeatedly calling him out. While fans are desperate to see Fury take on Joshua, the former unified champion has not fought since November 2015. More: Boxing Anthony Joshua makes huge announcement: Wilder about to receive our fight offer Floyd Mayweather’s bodyguard shot after gunman attacks boxer and his entourage Mike Tyson reveals doubts about Anthony Joshua after display vs Joseph ParkerFury is planning a return to action this year, but there has yet to be any official announcement about his comeback.
‘After the Klitschko fight, that was a guy I called out to challenge me straight away and I still mention it now,’ Joshua told Sky Sports News. ‘There is no denying Tyson knows how to box. He is a good boxer.