Anthony Joshua’s promoter, Eddie Hearn, has confirmed that he has triggered his rematch clause with Oleksandr Usyk.
The combat is anticipated to happen in March subsequent 12 months.
Usyk has already stated he want to defend his newly-won titles in Ukraine.
Nonetheless, Hearn has claimed that the rematch will happen within the UK.
Joshua misplaced his WBA, IBF, WBO and IBO belts to Usyk through a unanimous resolution final week.
“At the moment we formally triggered the rematch for the Oleksandr Usyk combat, which we’ll see early subsequent spring.
“Again within the recreation and we’re on the lookout for him to develop into three-time world champion.
“A couple of niggles in camp for AJ, Usyk had a nasty minimize, it’s formally triggered, we’ll sit down with K2 Promotions and I believe March is if you’ll see that combat.
“This was a disappointing loss to a pound-for-pound nice. We don’t must get again within the recreation with 10-rounders, he wants to tear these belts off Usyk,” Hearn advised DAZN.