Dillian Whyte: I Heard Rumor Joshua Will Face Miller at MSG

Dillian Whyte is starting to have his doubts regarding the scenario of facing Anthony Joshua in a rematch on April 13 at Wembley Stadium in London.

On December 22, Joshua was ringside at The O2, as he watched Whyte's sensational knockout of Dereck Chisora in the eleventh round.

Afterwards, Joshua and Whyte traded heated words and the rematch appeared to be on schedule.

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Whyte has been gunning for a second crack at Joshua since their initial clash in December 2015 - which Joshua won by knockout in the seventh round.

A second fight would have far more at stake, as Joshua now holds the WBO, WBA, IBF, IBO heavyweight titles.

While their mutual promoter, Eddie Hearn, has openly stated that a Joshua-Whyte encounter was the likely option - Whyte has yet to discuss the contest with Hearn himself.

"I have no idea [if I'm fighting Joshua]. I don’t know what’s going on. I expected him and his team to have at least contacted me," Whyte told IFL TV.

"I’m not meeting Eddie until another two weeks. That’s not enough time to prepare for a fight like that. You need to know what’s going on so you start preparing from now. I need to know what I’m doing now, why at the end of the month? I’m meant to be meeting him, I think the 14th or 15th."

A few weeks ago, revealed the strong industry chatter that Joshua could potentially take a pass on fighting Whyte in London - and instead face Jarrell Miller on a later date at Madison Square Garden in New York City.

Whyte has heard the same talk.

"Rumour has it that Joshua’s gonna fight Miller in Madison Square Garden, so let’s see. It’s a small world and a lot of things you hear in boxing there’s usually a massive amount of truth to it," Whyte said.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by uppercut510 on 01-07-2019

Why isnt anyone trying to fight ortiz, would love to see whyte ortiz, aj fighting in the u.s.?

Comment by soul_survivor on 01-07-2019

[QUOTE=Phenom;19413770]Whyte didn't earn it because he turned down every eliminator fight he was offered Eddie talking about him being highly ranked by ABC but IBF dropped him from the ranking and WBC should do the same for turning down the…

Comment by P4Pdunny on 01-07-2019

I really think Whyte is playing to the crowd, I'm sure he knows that it's him next up

Comment by Phenom on 01-06-2019

[QUOTE=soul_survivor;19412882] Whyte has earned his shot, something sk few heavies do these days. Fight whyte or wilder, if neither happens on that date then **** the date lol[/QUOTE] Whyte didn't earn it because he turned down every eliminator fight he…

Comment by Phenom on 01-06-2019

[QUOTE=JakeTheBoxer;19413166]Name me a fighter that has better resume than Whyte at hw ( and exclude Joshua and Povetkin).[/QUOTE] What's so special about Whyte resume? Only name worth mentioning is Parker coming off a loss and that was a questionable win

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