Tag: Anthony Joshua

British boxer Anthony Joshua is one of the most popular personalities in combat sports. Hailing from Watford, England, the fighter is representative of the United Kingdom in all his fights. Prior to his professional career, Joshua was known to be a brilliant amateur. In the 2012 Olympics, the fighter won a gold medal in the heavyweight division. On 11th July 2013, an amateur Joshua turned professional. This next step in his career skyrocketed him into a household name. ‘AJ’ is now considered a superstar in England and the boxing community.

The fighter boasts a record of 25 wins, 22 of them coming by way of knockout and 3 losses. The fighter has had wins over legendary fighters. Boxers such as Vladimir Klitschko and Dillian Whyte have faced the ground during their bout with Joshua. The British boxer’s first loss against Andy Ruiz was an important moment in his career. The fighter managed to avenge the Mexican by defeating him via a decision in their rematch. Since then, the British champion lost twice against Oleksandr Usyk. However, Anthony Joshua’s explosive power and technicality in the ring have earned him respect from fighters and fans alike.