After the Boxing bouts start, Heavyweight Division Has become Exciting Again. So many fighters around the world bringing different qualities to the table. Current unified Heavyweight Champion Anthony Joshua has done many things in his career. But many of them overlooked or simply downplayed.
When Joshua lost to Andy Ruiz Jr on 1 Jun 2019, a lot of boxing professionals highly criticized his boxing styles and his overall situation like he is too muscular or he has no cardio. Here is the point, most people just don’t realize how historical some of Joshua’s achievements in the boxing ring. Which directly impacted this modern-day era of boxing Heavyweight division.
AJ Becomes world champion in his 16th pro boxing fight against Charles Martin in less than 3yr of his pro boxing career. This is an amazing achievement compares to other all-time heavyweight champions. Mohammed Ali back then known as Cassius Clay becomes heavyweight champions in his 20th fight. Mike Tyson the youngest ever heavyweight champions took 28 fights to get there.
Prior to the AJ vs Ruiz Jr rematch, Ruiz Jr’s only loss against unbeaten Joseph Parker by decision.Although Ruiz might look like a slouch but he is a solid front foot counter puncher who can give any boxer a tough time.When an immediate rematch was declared.
Many experts and boxers around the world have doubts about his decision. A lot of came to the decision that AJ couldn’t box Ruiz for 12 rounds. But in the end, Anthony Joshua boxed Ruiz for 12 rounds and shut down Ruiz Jr.In that fights AJ Proves he can switch it up and box on the back foot for 12 rounds.
Considering all the performance right now many professionals think Tyson Fury is the No.1 And Deontay Wilder is no.2 in boxing heavyweight division. They don’t event consider Joshua for No.1 or no.2 position. Anthony Joshua shouldn’t get that type of disrespect or hate from the other professional boxer.