Anthony Joshua: What next for the world heavyweight champion?

Published on December 9, 2019 - Duration: 00:47s

Anthony Joshua: What next for the world heavyweight champion?

Anthony Joshua reclaimed his world heavyweight titles with an emphatic points victory over Andy Ruiz Jr. in the Diriyah Arena in Saudi Arabia on Saturday night.

Victory handed Joshua back the IBF, WBO and WBA ‘super’ titles, and set him up to chase further unification bouts against the likes of Deontay Wilder and Tyson Fury next year.

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Anthony Joshua

British boxer
World heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua will defend his IBF, WBA, WBO and IBO titles against Kubrat Pulev on 12 December at The O2 in London.
Credit: BBC News - Published 5 days ago

World heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua will defend his IBF, WBA, WBO and IBO titles against Kubrat Pulev on 12 December at The O2 in London.
Credit: BBC News - Published 5 days ago

Kubrat Pulev will fight champion Anthony Joshua in a world heavyweight title bout in London on 12 December, the Bulgarian claims.
Credit: BBC News - Published 1 week ago

Kubrat Pulev will fight champion Anthony Joshua in a world heavyweight title bout in London on 12 December, the Bulgarian claims.
Credit: BBC News - Published 1 week ago


Saudi Arabia

Country in Southwestern Asia
The fiancée of murdered Saudi critic Jamal Khashoggi and a Washington-based organization accused Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman of ordering the killing..
7 hours ago • WorldNews
The fiancee of slain Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi and a human rights group that he founded have filed a lawsuit in a US court with allegations that Saudi..
Credit: SBS - Published 14 hours ago

The family of slain Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi has filed a United States federal lawsuit accusing Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman of personally..
18 hours ago • New Zealand Herald
Hatice Cengiz files a lawsuit against Mohammed bin Salman over the journalist's murder in Istanbul.
Credit: BBC News - Published 18 hours ago

The fiancée of slain journalist Jamal Khashoggi has filed a lawsuit in the United States against Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman and other Saudi..
19 hours ago • WorldNews

World Boxing Organization

Sanctioning organization which recognizes professional boxing world champions

International Boxing Federation

Boxing organization

Deontay Wilder

American boxer
Boxing star Otto Wallin says if Tyson Fury vs. Deontay Wilder III ain't happening, he'll step in and rematch the Gypsy King ... 'cause he already whooped him..
Credit: TMZ.com - Published 2 days ago

Tyson Fury says he will not fight Deontay Wilder this year, so who should the Briton face instead? Plus Kell Brook splits with his trainer and more in this..
Credit: BBC News - Published 1 week ago

Tyson Fury says he will not fight Deontay Wilder for a third time in 2020 and expects to compete in the UK in December instead.
Credit: BBC News - Published 1 week ago



World Boxing Association

Boxing organization

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Joshua won back the world titles this month in a points decision over Andy Ruiz Jr
on December 26, 2019 • Independent

World heavyweight champion Andy Ruiz jnr said he fulfilled a dream when he triumphed over Anthony Joshua and he would "die trying" to defend his belts.
on December 5, 2019 • The Age

Anthony Joshua promised to celebrate reclaiming his world heavyweight titles with a raucous night out after defeating Andy Ruiz Jr in Saudi Arabia. Six months...
on December 8, 2019 • talkSPORT

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