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.
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Joshua, who is of Nigerian heritage, was congratulated on his points success in Saudi Arabia by Nigeria’s President, Muhammadu Buhari
Andy Ruiz Jr has admitted that his excessive partying following his victory over Anthony Joshua in June cost him in the rematch.
The heavyweight lost his WBA, IBF and WBO heavyweight titles to the Mexican in one of boxing’s greatest ever shocks in June and will fight to win them back in Saudi Arabia next Saturday.
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.
In a video posted to his YouTube channel, AJ gave fans an insight into his Sheffield training camp as he prepares for a potentially career defining bout.
Evander Holyfield has advised Anthony Joshua to get himself good sparring partners for his rematch with Andy Ruiz Jr in December.
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.
The Mexican is looking to cut some weight from his 19st 11b frame in a bid to become more mobile before he faces Joshua in Saudi Arabia on December 7.
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.
Deontay Wilder has revealed that he is backing Andy Ruiz Jr to beat Anthony Joshua for a second time.
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***”.
Andy Ruiz Jr has hit back at Tyson Fury after the latter claimed he has been partying too much following his shock victory against Anthony Joshua.
Andy Ruiz Jr has removed any doubt over his rematch with Anthony Joshua being in Saudi Arabia and vowed to end the Brit’s career with a second successive loss.
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
Andy Ruiz Jr is reportedly refusing to sign off on the rematch with Anthony Joshua unless he gets a much higher purse, according to The Athletic.
The Mexican-American dropped Joshua four times before stopping him in the seventh round in June.
Anthony Joshua is willing to fight Andy Ruiz Jr on “neutral ground”, but the British heavyweight star would love the rematch to be staged in Cardiff.