Sunday, 1st October 2023

Jermaine Franklin

11 Jul
Jermaine Franklin has been in the ring with both Anthony Joshua and Dillian Whyte recently and so, is in a position to know the abilities of the two pugilists, who will meet for the third at the O2 Arena, London, next month. When they were still amateurs, Whyte had the better of Joshua, but the…
14 Apr
Anthony Joshua, who was one of the world’s most feared boxers about six years ago, has lost confidence such that every decent heavyweight feels he can beat the former champion.
2 Apr
The Ogun State governor, Dapo Abiodun, has hailed the Nigerian-born British heavyweight boxer, Anthony Joshua, for out-punching Jermaine Franklin, in a bout on Saturday.
2 Apr
President Muhammadu Buhari has celebrated the victory of Nigerian-born boxer, Anthony Joshua, over Jermaine Franklin, commending the triumph of the gifted pugilist over a formidable opponent.
30 Mar
Anthony Joshua looks like a “bruiser” for his fight against Jermaine Franklin this Saturday night, according to Gareth A. Davies, writes
23 Mar
Anthony Joshua’s promoter, Eddie Hearn, has confessed that AJ’s star power is not as strong as it once was, saying the former world champion’s battle with Jermaine Franklin on April 1 is ‘make or mar,’ reports
13 Feb
Anthony Joshua believes he has benefitted from going ‘back to basics’ with new trainer Derrick James, reports
9 Feb
Boxing manager, Adrian Clark, has disclosed that Anthony Joshua looks ‘amazing’ under new trainer, Derrick James. Joshua is currently out in America preparing with James for his upcoming clash against Jermaine Franklin, reports


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