09 Aug 2019

Saudi Arabia on display as it might land Ruiz Jr. vs. Joshua II

In a sport, I love to death, but that sees promoter get rich off CTE and brain trauma of fighters it is no surprise, that ethics might get thrown out the window for large sums of money. Matchroom CEO Eddie Hearn announced via Twitter that Saudi Arabia may land the

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02 Jun 2019

Andy Ruiz stops Anthony Joshua, U.K. fighters look bad on the undercard

Andy “The Destroyer” Ruiz Jr (33-1, 22 KOs) stopped WBA/IBF/WBO heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua (22-1, 21 KOs) in round seven on Saturday night at Madison Square Garden in New York City, to become the first Mexican heavyweight champion as well a pull off a massive upset. Ruiz coming in at

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31 May 2019

Anthony Joshua, Andy Ruiz make weight, Ruiz heaviest of career since 2012

The WBO, WBA and IBF world heavyweight title fight between the champion, Anthony Joshua, and six-week replacement opponent, Andy Ruiz Jr. is now official. The biggest takeaway was Ruiz Jr.’s weight which was the highest it has been since 2012 when he fought Homero Fonseca. Ruiz weighed 268 lbs, which

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27 May 2019

WHAT TO KNOW ABOUT ANDY RUIZ JR BEFORE ANTHONY JOSHUA FIGHT

Who is Ruiz? Andy Ruiz Jr. looks more like your co-worker than a pro athlete, but the old adage ‘you can’t judge a book by its cover’ seems to be nearly ideal when thinking of Ruiz Jr.Andy Ruiz Jr., a 105-5 amateur losing only in the most inopportune times at

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22 Apr 2019

Why “Big Baby” Miller’s drug failures should make you mad

Heavyweight contender Jarrell “Big Baby” Miller failed three drug tests last week, making his world title bout for six million dollars against Anthony Joshua, null and void, effective immediately. Performance-enhancing drugs are a tricky subject, mostly because most people including myself are uneducated on the effects of these drugs, and

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20 Feb 2019

Joshua vs. Miller – Joshua heads to U.S. for first time as a pro

WBO/WBA/IBF heavyweight world champion Anthony Joshua is set to make his U.S. debut on June 1st against Jarrell “Big Baby” Miller at Madison Square Garden and distributed in the U.S. via DAZN, the sports streaming app.  Today was officially day one of the pre-fight build-up to the mega-fight as the

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24 Nov 2018

Anthony Joshua will not be at Wilder vs. Fury

Deontay Wilder was ringside in April 2017 at London’s Wembley Stadium as IBF/WBA/WBO counterpart Anthony Joshua stopped 41-year-old Wladimir Klitschko in a competitive affair that saw Joshua get off the canvas in the sixth round to make his third defense of the IBF heavyweight title by way of 11th round

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24 Sep 2018

Anthony Joshua: Very Good or Great?

WBA, WBO and IBF heavyweight world champion Anthony Joshua is very good, but is he great? For those living in the dark, or just not week-to-week boxing fans, Joshua stopped Alexander Povetkin by way of a seventh-round technical knockout from Wembley Stadium. Joshua had a performance fairly similar to most

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19 Sep 2018

The debut of DAZN starts with Anthony Joshua on Saturday

WBA, WBO and IBF heavyweight world champion Anthony Joshua has been a frustrating puzzle so far. For all the grief, Deontay Wilder gets, Joshua is just as much to blame. In a rather lifeless heavyweight division, that is top heavy amongst the three best fighters; Deontay Wilder, Anthony Joshua, and

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01 Apr 2018

Boxing Recap: Anthony Joshua vs. Deontay Wilder?, Jason Quigley, Malik Hawkins

Joshua holds three belts now Following the path that has been walked by boxing legends #AJBXNG A post shared by Anthony Joshua (@anthony_joshua) on Mar 31, 2018 at 4:13pm PDT The major fight of the weekend that has significance in terms of money in the boxing industry and future fights

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