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Joshua and Fury look set to finally fight next year, as long as AJ beats Kubrat Pulev next weekend and the Gypsy King either comes through a proposed bout in early 2021 or simply waits for the super fight in the summer.

Mexican-American Ruiz produced one of boxing’s biggest upsets when he dethroned the previously undefeated world heavyweight champion with a seventh-round stoppage at New York’s Madison Square Garden in June.

Andy Ruiz Jr has stated that he will envisage Anthony Joshua trying to take his kids’ cereal to motivate him ahead of their crucial heavyweight rematch on December 7.

The IBF, WBO and IBO heavyweight champion has surprised his followers with recent pictures in which he looks far trimmer than he did on the night when he handed Anthony Joshua his first defeat.

Meanwhile, fellow heavyweight Tyson Fury is set to make his wrestling debut on October 31 when he takes on Braun Strowman at the Crown Jewel pay-per-view show in Saudi Arabia.

The Matchroom head has revealed the problems which dogged Joshua’s camp in the run up to the first fight at Madison Square Garden – one of boxing’s biggest ever upsets – which ended in Ruiz Jr spectacularly triumphing via a seventh-round stoppage

Andy Ruiz Jr has set off to meet Anthony Joshua face-to-face for the first time since becoming world heavyweight champion, shortly after hitting back at his critics for “talking s***”.

Joshua was floored four times in seven rounds when he lost his IBF, WBA and WBO heavyweight championships to Ruiz Jr but has a chance at redemption in a rematch in Saudi Arabia on December 7, live on Sky Sports Box Office