Ruiz Jr to 'make more history' against Joshua in contentious Saudi rematch
Heavyweight champion Andy Ruiz Jr promised on Wednesday that history would repeat itself when he takes on Anthony Joshua in December's controversial rematch in Saudi Arabia. Ruiz goes into the bout trying to defend the IBF, WBA and WBO titles he sensationally took from British fighter Joshua in New York in June.
‘Joshua won’t retire if he loses rematch against Ruiz’
Anthony Joshua will not consider retiring if he loses his money-spinning rematch against Andy Ruiz Jnr, according to Eddie Hearn.
I will prove Joshua is not a good boxer, Ruiz Jr. boasts
Andy Ruiz Jr. has vowed to prove his stunning victory over Anthony Joshua was no flash in the pan as the Brit is “not good at boxing,” reports ringtv.com. Ruiz was sensationally crowned IBF, WBA and WBO world heavyweight champion by stopping Joshua at Madison Square Garden at the start of this month. The Mexican is set…
Prove you are the best, Joshua challenges Wilder
Anthony Joshua has issued a rallying cry to Deontay Wilder for a huge heavyweight clash later this year, reports express.co.uk. Joshua and Wilder are the two world heavyweight champions in boxing. Joshua holds the WBA, IBF, WBO and IBO belts, while Wilder is in possession of the WBC strap. Wilder last fought against Fury to…
Anthony Joshua’s new opponent to emerge this week
A new opponent for Anthony Joshua’s June 1 heavyweight fight in New York will be announced this week, promoter Eddie Hearn says, reports Reuters.
Joshua versus Wilder bout may happen late this year, says Hearn
Eddie Hearn believes Anthony Joshua versus Deontay Wilder could happen towards the end of 2019, but insists there’s still a long way to go with regards to potential negotiations, reports metro.co.uk. Joshua and Wilder have failed with their attempts to make an undisputed heavyweight mega-fight for all four world title belts over recent months. Despite…
Anthony Joshua predicts brutal eight-round knockout of Miller
World heavyweight boxing champion, Anthony Joshua has predicted that he would batter his latest opponent, Jarrell Miller before knocking him out in the eight round when the duo face-off later this year, reports dailymail.co.uk. Speaking during a freestyle RAP on American radio yesterday, the heavyweight champion also addressed his opponent’s accusations, made at a heated…
Miller brands Joshua ‘prima donna’ ahead Madison Square Garden showdown
Jarrell Miller branded Anthony Joshua a "prima donna" as their rivalry ignited in New York.
Fury, Wilder’s rematch ‘to be announced on Monday’
A blockbuster rematch between heavyweight fighters Tyson Fury and Deontay Wilder is set to be announced on Monday. The pair will meet for a second time after taking a share of the spoils in a controversial draw in December and will now have a chance to fight for a definitive result. Fury was adjudged to…
I will dance like butterfly against Povetkin, Joshua vows
British-born Nigerian boxer, Anthony Joshua, has insisted he will have to ‘put on his dancing shoes’ after weighing in almost two stone heavier than Alexander Povetkin...
Joshua calls out Wilder after beating Parker on points
Britain’s Nigerian-born Anthony Joshua moved a step closer to becoming undisputed heavyweight champion of the world on Saturday after beating New Zealander Joseph Parker on a unanimous points decision.