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Usyk beat Anthony Joshua for a second time via split decision in August to retain his WBA, IBF, WBO, IBO and The Ring heavyweight titles. Now the Ukrainian boxer is looking to add Fury's WBC belt to his collection.
Usyk has said he is not 'interested in fighting any other boxer' as he wants to become the undisputed heavyweight champion of the world. However, he has said the deal could fall through because of Fury's 'crazy' demands.
Oleksandr Usyk confirmed he is in negotiations with Tyson Fury over an undisputed title clash
Usyk has said his team are 'doing their best' to secure an undisputed title clash next year but admitted negotiations are still ongoing.
Speaking to Parimatch, Usyk said: 'I don't know anything about what Tyson Fury is doing or thinking. We're in negotiations talking about a match and we're doing our best to make this bout happen.
Usyk retained his WBA, WBO and IBF titles with a split-decision win over Anthony Joshua
Now the Ukrainian boxer is looking to add the Gypsy King's WBC belt to his collection