Anthony Joshua and Oleksandr Usyk briefly exchanged phrases after the Ukrainian’s final win over Derek Chisora.
The 34-year-old former undisputed cruiserweight champion got here by means of his first actual check at heavyweight as he beat the Brit by unanimous resolution.
AJ was in attendance to assist his buddy Chisora, but in addition to get a better take a look at his future opponent.
With the win, Usyk retained his standing because the WBO obligatory challenger for Joshua’s title.
When his win was introduced on Saturday, Usyk shouted to Joshua: “Anthony whats up, how are you my buddy?”
AJ shouted again: “I’m coming Usyk!”
Their transient change mimicked the entertaining messages Usyk and Chisora had been sending to at least one one other within the build-up to their combat.
Now, Joshua and Usyk are set to satisfy on Saturday evening.
AJ was initially hoping to face Tyson Fury following his win over Kubrat Pulev, however this combat collapsed.
As a substitute, he should now defend towards his obligatory challenger.