Dillian whyte, who was defeated in 2015 by Anthony Joshua After a seventh round TKO, he recalled a fight he had with the reigning heavyweight champion in his youth days when they were both sparring partners. Wladimir Klitschko in 2009.
“Joshua and I got into a problem (training) and I was going to beat him up ”, told the BBC. “And then people came in and started to separate us, or whatever. We sat down and Bashir (former coach of Klitschko) told us: ‘You are here to help the champion, you cannot be doing personal things.’ “And then that was it.”
Whyte He also mentioned how it was in those years Joshua when he was just starting his boxing career and was in Klitschko.
“I was fawning a bit Wladimir“, Explained Whyte upon AJ. “Joshua He’s a funny guy, I was a bit in awe of Klitschko. He was like, ‘Ah, wow’ (seeing Klitschko). He did a good sparring, he did his thing, but he was a bit in awe of Klitschko, sometimes he was like that. I was like, ‘Hey, I’m just here, and I don’t want my ass kissed, rather I’m looking to kick someone’s ass’. I was training, I had a different mentality ”.
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Joshua is ready for Usyk
AJ He assured that it will be a good challenge and that he will go out with his hand up this Saturday, September 25 when he faces Usyk.
“I like challenges… I hit guys who give me trouble! This fight gives me a lot of motivation, ”he said.
For its part, Oleksandr Usyk He indicated that this battle would make history and that he is very happy to be part of this great function.
“Each fight makes history, this will take another step,” he said.
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– Anthony Joshua (@anthonyjoshua) September 24, 2021