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Promoter defends Joshua’s controversial Saudi date with Ruiz Jr

Eddie Hearn also added that the fight in Saudi Arabia will go down as one of the great fights, alongside the Rumble in the Jungle and the Thrilla in Manila.

Former heavyweight champion Joshua bids to rediscover ‘passion’ before Ruiz rematch

Former heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua to make changes to members of his camp so he can rediscover his passion for boxing.

Anthony Joshua is ‘finished’, says Tyson Fury

Joshua lost his IBF, WBA and WBO titles on June 1 in one of the biggest upsets in the history of the division.

Ruiz shocks Joshua for heavyweight world title

Joshua was down twice in the third round and twice more in the seventh.

Joshua to defend heavyweight titles against Ruiz Jr in New York

Champion Anthony Joshua will face all geared up Andy Ruiz Jr at Madison Square Garden on June 1.

New opponent for Joshua to be announced next week

ESPN reported Jarrell Miller had tested positive for the banned substance GW1516, which boosts endurance and helps athletes burn fat.

Miller denies knowingly taking banned substance

Miller was supposed to fight Anthony Joshua on June 1.

Joshua-Miller fight off after New York denies licence

Jarell Miller, undefeated in his 24 professional fights, was due to take on Anthony Joshua for the WBA, IBF and WBO titles.

Miller returns ‘adverse finding’ before Joshua bout says Hearn

Boxing promoter Eddie Hearn says he was aware of Jarrell Miller's being tested positive for drugs.

Joshua likely to scrap April fight at Wembley

Joshua is the undefeated holder of the WBA, IBF, WBO and IBO heavyweight belts.

Wilder camp wants ‘new offer’ for Joshua heavyweight bout

Joshua, who is locked in to stage his next fight at Wembley in London on April 13 next year, beat Russian Alexander Povetkin at the same stadium on Saturday.

I want Wilder but I’ll fight them all, says Joshua

Although Anthony Joshua is willing to take on anyone in his next fight, he would most prefer to face Deontay Wilder.

Joshua overpowers Povetkin to retain world heavyweight titles

A previously close contest turned in Joshua's favour decisively when he sent the Russian crashing to the canvas with a straight right hand and left hook.

Joshua sees Povetkin as toughest fight since Klitschko

Anthony Joshua expects his world championship title defence against Alexander Povetkin to be his toughest fight since he beat Wladimir Klitschko.

Joshua focused on Povetkin as mega-bouts loom

After his upcoming bout against Alexander Povetkin, Anthony Joshua may next face Deontay Wilder and Tyson Fury.

Joshua to defend heavyweight titles against Povetkin

Anthony Joshua will defend his World Boxing Association, World Boxing Organization, and International Boxing Federation heavyweight titles against Alexander Povetkin.

Joshua signs two-fight deal for Wembley

In the two fights, Anthony Joshua is expected to face off against Alexander Povetkin and Deontay Wilder respectively.

Joshua given ultimatum to fight Povetkin or risk losing WBA title

Anthony Joshua is now required to fight Alexander Povetkin to remain WBA world heavyweight champion.

Wilder managers optimistic of Joshua bout this year

Deontay Wilder's management team believe that their client will soon be able to fight Anthony Joshua.

Joshua inspiring Khan ahead of British return

Spurred on by the achievements of fellow Briton Anthony Joshua, Amir Khan is ready to take on Phil Lo Greco in Liverpool.

Parker a bigger all-round threat than Wilder, says Joshua

Anthony Joshua considers Joseph Parker to be his main threat in his defense of his heavyweight titles.

Wilder eager to prove he is the most dangerous heavyweight

Deontay Wilder vehemently disagrees with those who consider Anthony Joshua to be the world's best heavyweight boxer.

Joshua decries ‘fake news’ about his chin

Anthony Joshua has denied claims that he has a weak chin ahead of his world-championship bout against Joseph Parker.