Joshua will wait longer as Dillian Whyte is lined up as Deontay Wilder’s Mandatory Challenger

Dillian Whyte

Dillian Whyte’s suspension has been lifted by the WBC after he was cleared by UK Anti-Doping last week.

Whyte is reinstated as WBC interim champion and will receive a mandatory shot at the full title, currently held by Deontay Wilder, in February 2021 according to Sky Sports.

🤴🏿#BombZquad #TilThisDay

— Deontay Wilder (@BronzeBomber) December 1, 2019

The British Heavyweight has been ranked at No 1 by the governing body since October 2017 but has never received an opportunity at a world championship.