On Tuesday, boxing promoter Eddie Hearn, confirmed that Anthony Joshua has triggered the immediate rematch clause in his contract, after his shock defeat to Andy Ruiz Jr.
Boxing promoter, Eddie Hearn has confirmed that both Anthony Joshua and Andy Ruiz Jr have signed contracts for a rematch. Just last week, Ruiz refused to sign off on the rematch with Joshua unless he gets a much higher purse.
Tottenham Hotspur manager, Jose Mourinho has backed British fighter, Anthony Joshua to beat Mexican-American fighter, Andy Ruiz Jr in their heavyweight rematch.
Former lawmaker representing Bayelsa East in the upper legislative chamber, Senator Murray Ben-Bruce, has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to show support for British fighter, Anthony Joshua when he takes on Mexican-American fighter, Andy Ruiz Jr in their
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Tyson Fury has now spoken for the first time on the fight between Anthony Joshua and Andy Ruiz where his fellow countryman emerged champion.
"I keep saying this, but in the next 48 hours Andy Ruiz's team will be alerted to where this fight will take place. "Joshua is working hard to make sure he's ready to win those belts back."
Boxing promoter, Eddie Hearn, has said Anthony Joshua has not decided to "cash out" in the Andy Ruiz Jr rematch, but has taken a greater risk by agreeing the world title fight in Saudi Arabia.
Anthony Joshua VS Andy Ruiz Jr: Rematch will take place 'in November or December' - Promoter, Eddie Hearn
Anthony Joshua's promoter Eddie Hearn, has said a rematch between Anthony Joshua and Andy Ruiz Jr will take place in November or December.