5. Rocky Marciano Rocco Francis Marchegiano was an American professional boxer. Renowned for his relentless fighting style, formidable punching power, stamina, and exceptionally durable chin, Marciano is considered as one of the greatest boxers of all time. He is the only heavyweight champion to have finished his career undefeated.
According to the dictionary, a marathon is a contest in which people compete with each other to see who can do something for the longest amount of time, and that is how the sport of boxing is for Anthony Joshua. After being absent on social media for many days now following his defeat to Oleksandr Usyk, Anthony Joshua just came back online with two words and a picture that indicates seriousness.
Boxing is one of the most popular combat sports in the entire world. This is because so many people are interested in professional boxing. However, boxing is more popular across America than in Africa. It is also one of the most respected sports in Europe. However, it should be said that there are some professional boxers who converted from Christianity to Islam.
When boxing fans think of Iron Mike Tyson, they usually think of an unstoppable force during the Heavyweight division's golden period, but Mike Tyson wasn't invincible throughout his career. Mike's defeats came mostly late in his career, when he was past his prime, but he still felt defeat.
Photos credit: Stutterstock/Getty Images It is an incontrovertible fact that Mike Tyson knocked out Michael Spinks when they met in their highly advertised heavyweight fight in 1988. It is also true that that particular fight was one of the shortest ever heavyweight title fights in history as an imperious Tyson floored the older, more experienced Spinks in just 91 seconds!
5. John Mugabi John Mugabi is a 61-year-old Ugandan retired professional boxer. Regarded as one of the greatest African boxers of all time, Mugabi held the WBC super-welterweight title from 1989 to 1990, and challenged twice for world titles at middleweight. He is currently ranked number 38 on Ring Magazine's list of 100 greatest punchers of all time.
Reno Omokri has replied a lady identified as Realjoco, who accused him of being too serious in tackling issues.Image credit: Google Recall few days ago, Natasha Akpoki alleged that Reno Omokri made advances to her in 2014 while he was still serving as special adviser to then president, Goodluck Jonathan.
According to the dictionary, respect is a feeling that someone or something is important, serious and should be treated in an appropriate way. And that is what Tyson Fury has for Anthony Joshua when he compared him Deontay wilder as he spoke about his loss against Usyk.
Deontay Wilder has penned down a lengthy message to his fans and the world at large. This is his first official statement after losing the trilogy fight with Tyson Fury. In his message, two things are worthy to note in his words. 1. He's grateful to God for bringing him this far
Anthony Joshua is one of the best boxers in the heavyweight division. He has a lot of supporters in Nigeria. This is because he has Nigerian origin. He has beaten so many great boxers during his professional career. Anthony Joshua has defeated the likes of Andy Ruiz and Kubrat Pulev over the past two years.
Mike Tyson has 44 knockouts to his credit, several of which occurred early in his fights and lasted only seconds. We've compiled a list of the top ten fastest Tyson knockouts. Tyson was fearsome at his peak, obliterating opponents with fear and powerful punches. Many of his opponents have acknowledged that they were afraid to confront such a nasty fighter when they stepped into the ring.
Anthony Joshua has shown that he is ready and willing to learn something new as he tours boxing gyms in America for a new coach, his loss to Usyk has already taught him that he needs to learn more and it has opened his eyes to new things and skills that he wasn't even taught since he started boxing.
It appears that Anthony Joshua is wasting no time looking for good trainers in order to help him with his upcoming rematch against Oleksandr Usyk which may take place in Ukraine next year. And it seems that he has found one, a legendary boxing trainer named Ronnie Shields who will likely be Anthony Joshua's new trainer, this man has a very good record as he has trained boxers like Mike Tyson, Evander Holyfield and so on.
No boxer will feel good if his promoter does not trust him, so how on earth will a promoter discard his ward even if his chances are slim? That is the exact thing Anthony Joshua is facing with his promoter Eddie Hearn, who has seemingly overlooked Anthony Joshua's chances in his heavyweight rematch with Oleksandr Usyk, apparently suggesting that the Ukrainian will beat his star fighter again next next year.
The current unified heavyweight boxing champion of the world Oleksandr Usyk shared some training pictures on his Instagram page. The Ukrainian boxer who caused the fall of British-Nigerian Anthony Joshua seemed to be training hard instead of relaxing after beating the number boxer in the heavyweight division. It was a shock to the world to see this challenger defeat Anthony Joshua because it didn't seem possible that he would actually win the fight due to that fact that Joshua had more reach and better punching power than he does.
Why Anthony Joshua should be solely blamed for his first defeat to Oleksandr Usyk ahead of his rematch
Recall that British-born Nigerian fighter, Anthony Joshua was outclassed some weeks ago in his heavyweight contest against Ukrainian Oleksandr Usyk in front of his home fans at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium. This was the second defeat of his career where he lost all his four belts to Ukrainian maestro and as such activated his rematch clause to challenge his opponent for the second time, in order to reclaim his belts like he did two years ago against Andy Ruiz Junior.
Despite losing his last two fights to champion Tyson Fury, Deontay Wilder has kept his WBC number one status. Wilder hasn't won a fight since defeating Luis Ortiz in November 2019, and he's out of contention for the heavyweight belt after his loss to Fury last Saturday.
Ijebu born heavyweight icon, Anthony Joshua is at a crucial stage of his career after losing his unified heavyweight titles to Oleksandr Usyk, he is also no longer the top-notch in the division as his relevance in the heavyweight division is questionable except he wins the rematch. A source in his camp confirmed that the Ijebu born Brit who turned 32 recently chose to stay on in celeb-Mecca Los Angeles to analyze why he underperformed even as the game plan attracted plenty of criticism in defeat by the Ukrainian.
After a trilogy which came and ended with Tyson Fury retaining his, WBC World Title, he has congratulated his 'arch-enemy' wishing him more blessings on his birthday. These are his exact words. "This is a very special birthday message to me oldmate, Deontay-the bronze bomber-Wilder.
In this article, I will be showing you 2 major things that Anthony Joshua has achieved now that he is 32 years old. 1. Apart from Floyd Mayweather and others, Anthony Joshua has also invested his money wisely into a lot of things that will generate extra income for him and if you have noticed, you will discover that his clothes and fighting kits have his name and signature inscriptions on them.