Anthony Joshua denies that he touched because he felt the beating of Andy Ruiz, or that his career has been marked by that knockout.
Joshua says he does not have psychological consequences after knockout against Andy Ruíz
“I’ve been beaten up by the strongest fighters, many times, and here I am still,” he said. Joshua at the last press conference prior to his fight with Pulev. That has never changed me, so suffering a small defeat against RuizI don’t think it’s enough to change someone like me I have a lot of character. Every fighter trains hard, but it’s character that separates us, and I feel like I have a lot of character. I’m eager to stand there (to fight in front of Pulev) ».
Joshua has been blunt in warning Pulev that awaits an explosive combat, of ‘fireworks’. He promises that he will not shy away from combat.
“Definitely, I am going to receive blows, and he is going to receive them too,” he warned. Joshua. So it will be the last man standing who wins the fight.
While the knockout loss to Andy Ruiz It was something unexpected and it set the eyes of the world on JoshuaEspecially for the harsher comments, the Briton stayed focused on coming back stronger than ever and made it happen in December 2019.
In revenge fight against Andy Ruiz, held in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Joshua he was able to widely defeat the Mexican and in that way he recovered all his world champion belts; as well as their confidence and ‘hunger’.
Joshua is focused and motivated to fight Pulev
“The pressure I went through last year was tough,” Joshua said of the process of overcoming the loss with Andy Ruiz. But it made me stronger mentally. I developed thicker skin, and have always been tough. I always wanted to fight the best. That has never been a problem.
Anthony who owns the heavyweight champion belts of the AMB, the OMB and the FIB he will be facing the Bulgarian and mandatory challenger of the FIB, Kubrat Pulev this saturday, live on Sky Sports Box Office for United Kingdom and Ireland And through DAZN for United States Y Latin America.
It has been commented in recent weeks that the winner of the fight would be very close to completing a unification duel against Tyson fury (heavyweight world champion World Boxing Council Y The Ring) by 2021.