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Anthony Joshua Fears No One As Warrington Speaks On Breakdown In Wilder Talks

Anthony Joshua is not dodging Deontay Wilder because no fighter really fears any opponent, according to Josh Warrington. Boxing fans and Wilder have accused IBF, WBA (Super) and WBO champion Joshua of running scared from a unification clash, but Warrington dismissed that idea as an invention. Warrington, the IBF featherweight champion, insisted when it comes to big super-fights, it is ...

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Joshua’s Scared Of Wilder – Fury

British heavyweight boxer, Tyson Fury has mocked his compatriot, Nigerian-born world four-belt champion, Anthony OlaseniOluwafemi Joshua, with a view that ‘AJ’ is scared of Deontay Wilder. Fury’s outburst comes after Joshua, the WBA, IBF, WBO and IBO heavyweight champ, failed to reach a deal with WBC holder, Wilder in a fight which would have unified the division’s belts. Instead of ...

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Furious Fury Hauls Insults At Anthony Joshua Over Wilder Fight

Tyson Fury has launched an attack on fellow heavyweight Anthony Joshua for apparently turning down the chance to fight Deontay Wilder. WBA, IBF, WBO and IBO heavyweight champion Joshua failed to reach a deal with WBC champion Wilder in a fight which would have unified the division’s belts. Instead Joshua will take on Russia’s Alexander Povetkin on September 22 at ...

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Joshua Looks Beyond September 22 Against Povetkin

Nigerian-born British heavyweight boxing champion of the world, Anthony Olasenmi Oluwafemi Joshua is looking beyond his September 22 mandatory title defence against Alexander Povetkin of Russia, as he believes he will reign with all his belts for ten years. Rather than feel cowed by Povetkin’s threat, Joshua believes he has 10 years to cement his boxing legacy, and declared that ...

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Anthony Joshua: Povetkin knows how to knock someone out

WBA, WBO, and IBF world heavyweight titleholder Anthony Joshua isn’t at all looking past Alexander Povetkin, the WBA mandatory challenger he’ll meet on September 22 at Wembley Stadium, despite the fact that many fans and media members continue to focus on a potential Joshua fight with Deontay Wilder next year. Joshua (21-0, 20 KO) says he’s very aware of the ...

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Joshua Gets September 22 Date Against Povetkin

Nigerian-born British boxing champion of the world, Anthony Olaseni Oluwafemi Joshua will defend his World Boxing Association (WBA) heavyweight title against Alexander Povetkinof Russia on September 22. Joshua’s promoter, Eddie Hearn confirmed the date on Monday, following an agreement with the challenger’s camp, and equally affirmed that the bout will hold at London’s Wembley Stadium. Povetkin is the mandatory challenger ...

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Anthony Joshua Says He Would Rather Lose Than Take Drugs

Joshua will fight Alexander Povetkin in September Anthony Joshua has pledged to stop boxing if he ever fails a doping test – and says he would rather lose a fight than take banned performance‑enhancing drugs. The WBA, IBF and WBO heavyweight champion’s comments came after a press conference at Wembley with his next opponent, Alexander Povetkin, who has twice been ...

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Joshua: I Have 10 More Years Left In Boxing

Anthony Joshua declared his fight with Alexander Povetkin is the start of a new chapter in his career and believes he has 10 more years in boxing. The WBA-IBF-WBO world heavyweight champion faces Povetkin at Wembley Stadium, where there is expected to be a sell-out crowd of 90,000 on September 22. Joshua (21-0, 20 KOs), 28, turned professional after winning ...

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Anthony Joshua Unveils 10 Year Plan After Povertkin Fight

Anthony Joshua claims Alexander Povetkin is the beginning of ‘Chapter Two’ in his career and the British world champion hopes to fight for 10 more years in order to cement his legacy. The Russian is the mandatory challenger for AJ’s WBA Super world title, while his IBF and WBO belts will also be on the line on September 22 at ...

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Final 2018 World Cup power rankings: France takes top spot over Croatia; Belgium climbs

Belgium jumps England and France stays at No. 1 after winning its first World Cup in 20 years Roger Gonzalez After 64 matches that featured 169 goals and endless wild and memorable moments, the World Cup is, sadly, behind us. The tournament concluded on Sunday with France earning its second title with a triumphant win over a resilient Croatian team ...

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