– Tyson Fury has downplayed Anthony Joshua’s claim of a modern day fighter
– The Gypsy King= mocked AJ that he got beaten by a fighter who had three weeks notice
– The two British heavyweight are set for a two-fight showdown in 2021 to unify the division
Tyson Fury has taken Anthony Joshua down memory lane to his only loss to Andy Ruiz Jr, after AJ claimed a great modern day fighter will be able to compete in any era.
The two British heavyweights are set to unify the division in their proposed two-fight clash in 2021 after a pre-agreement contract has been signed by both parties.
The Gypsy King claims AJ was suffering from a confidence crisis despite knocking Kubrat Pulev out in the ninth round.
Joshua claimed he was going to take Fury’s head off his shoulders when they eventually meet and WBC champion has responded that AJ has never taken a fight that seriously.
The Nigerian-born British fighter recently posted photos of himself with a quote ‘A great modern day fighter will be able to compete in any era’
And Fury responded by mentioning AJ’s seventh-round stoppage to Ruiz at Madison Square Garden.
“A great? My arse!” Fury wrote. “You got ktfo by a chubby kid who had 3 weeks notice. You are a great at looking good on pics I must say whit whooo…..xxx”
Meanwhile, Legit.ng had earlier reported that Cristiano Ronaldo and Anthony once crossed paths while spending their holidays in Dubai and the Juventus striker has opened up on their conversation about their journey to the top.
The Portuguese icon revealed he felt inspired by their conversation, which increased his desire to maintain a high level of performance.
The 35-year-old is a big fan of boxing and Mixed Martial Arts told Gennady Golovkin as part of DAZN’s Parallel Worlds.
Legit.ng had earlier reported that WBC heavyweight champion Tyson Fury has vowed to knock his countryman Anthony Joshua out in the third round.
The 32-year-old made the comments in a short clip posted on his official Twitter page after watching his fellow Briton beat Bulgarian opposition Kubrat Pulev at the O2 Arena.
This Joshua’s second straight win after reclaiming his IBF, WBA, and WBO titles from Andy Ruiz Jr about a year ago in Saudi Arabia.
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