Anthony Joshua takes on in his next fight in June in New York against the American Jarrell Miller. The Englishman defends his world titles in the heavyweight in boxing.
Joshua hoped initially to be able to compete against zijnlandgenoot Tyson Fury and the American Deontay Wilder, but who prefer a rematch of undecided battle at the beginning of december in Los Angeles.
“Why has this fool waited so long? If we were not would be interested?”, said Joshua on Twitter when Shelly Finken, manager of Wilder, still cried like a fight with him to want to settle.
“Anyway, well done Fury! They wanted to see you go down, because they assumed that your career was over. I will your party offer when you are ready. Both of you.”
Joshua won in september at Wembley in London on knock-out of the Russian Alexander Povetkin and held thereby the kampioensgordels of the global unions, WBA, IBF, WBO and IBO in possession.
Joshua triumphed in all of his 22 matches
‘AJ’, as his nickname goes, prevailed up to now in all of his 22 matches. He did that as much as 21 times on knock-out, including in april 2017 at Wembley after a spectacle against the Oekraïner Wladimir Klitschko.
Joshua succeeded only in his previous match in march at Wembley against the New Zealander Joseph Parker, not in order to win on a knock-out. He was then unanimously as the winner designated by the jury.
The fight between Joshua and Miller on 1 June held in Madison Square Garden in New York, that can accommodate around 20,000 spectators.
Joshua travels for the first time in his professional career off to the country for an official fight. He stood up to the present time in their own country in the ring.
Miller fought not previously been to a world championship. He triumphed in 20 of his 23 matches in knock-out and is a heavyweight. He weighed over 140 kilograms from the last time he took action.