As promoter Eddie Hearn, ex-heavyweight title contender, Briton Huey Fury (24-3-0, 14 KO) is likely to perform December 12th.
As for the opponent, in the Hirn camp they are looking closely at the Polish veteran Mariusz Wach (36-6-0, 19 KO). The showdown will be part of a massive Matchroom Boxing evening at London’s O2 Stadium, led by WBA Super / IBF / WBO champion Briton Anthony Joshua.
Fury closed the defeat to the Russian ex-champion Alexander Povetkin (36-2-1, 25 KO) in March, stopping the unknown Czech Pavel Sora (11-3-0, 6 KO) ahead of schedule in the 3rd round. Wach in June, after losing to Briton Dillian White (27-2-0, 18 KO), outboxed American veteran Kevin Johnson (35-17-1, 19 KO) in ten rounds.