Joshua wins back the WBA, WBO and IBF belts and gets his career back on track, earning a reported $70 million in the process for his biggest-ever paycheck.
That the biggest pay-per-view event in the world will be held in Saudi Arabia is a nod to a new world order where international crimes come with no consequences.
Putting profit ahead of politics, the promoter of heavyweight boxer Anthony Joshua is dismissing concerns over the decision to contest a championship fight in Saudi Arabia.
Amnesty International contends Joshua will be part of "sportswashing".
Fury makes short work of his previously unbeaten German opponent, battering him with a jab before knocking him down to a knee in the second round right after Schwarz landed a big punch.
Anthony Joshua, previously undefeated and fighting for the first time in the US, was defending his IBF, WBA and WBO titles but was knocked down four times in the fight before the referee waved off the contest in the seventh round.
Anthony Joshua delivered a knockout in the seventh round to defeat Alexander Povetkin at Wembley Stadium on Saturday, retaining his WBA, IBF, WBO and IBO world heavyweight championship belts.
Anthony Joshua beat Joseph Parker to become a three-belt heavyweight champion in Cardiff, Wales. Joshua won the world heavyweight title fight on points in a match that went on for 12 rounds.
WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder believes he is the most dangerous man in the division, saying that he could beat anybody at any time ahead of his title defence against Luis Ortiz on Saturday.
World heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua will defend his title against Bulgaria’s Kubrat Pulev on October 28 in Cardiff, UK.
The Ukrainian 41-year-old heavyweight dispatched a regular supply of average fighters to notch up 64 career victories. But it was his final fight, a loss, that is likely to define his legacy.
After weeks of uncertainty, the World Boxing Association confirmed the first bout of 2017 will be a title fight between Joshua Anthony and Wladimir Klitschko.
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