Update.. Kubrat Pulev has a shoulder injury and is out. IBF install IBF No.3 Carlos Takam as mandatory..deal done to fight AJ on October 28
— Eddie Hearn (@EddieHearn) October 16, 2017
Confirmed: Pulev out. Joshua now faces Takam on Oct 28 in Cardiff. Great that they've managed to find a good replacement on short notice.
— Sheldan Keay (@SheldanKeay) October 16, 2017
Eddie Hearn says he made a deal with Carlos Takam's team to be on standby in case Kubrat Pulev pulled out when they first signed the fight.
— Michael Benson (@MichaelBensonn) October 16, 2017