Deontay Wilder believes Anthony Joshua should be "embarrassed" for his role in the failure to set up a fight between the pair.
And Wilder (40-0, 39 KOs), who has instead moved forward for plans to fight Tyson Fury in November, has blamed Joshua (21-0, 20 KOs) for the failure to find an agreement.
Editor's Picks Wilder-Fury 'very close,' Showtime exec says While no deal has been signed for a heavyweight bout between Deontay Wilder and Tyson Fury, Showtime Sports president Stephen Espinoza said on The Boxing Beat on ESPN+ that a deal is "very, very close."
"I'm done [with Joshua]," Wilder told Boxing Scene.
Earlier this week, Showtime Sports president Stephen Espinoza claimed on ESPN + show The Boxing Beat that an agreement between Fury and Wilder was close.