British heavyweight Anthony Joshua (22-1, 21 KO’s) in his first fight in the American ring sensationally lost all their titles to Andy Ruiz Jr (31-1, 22 KOs). The latter became the world champion WBO, WBA, IBF and IBO.
The game ended in the seventh round after Ruiz knocked out Joshua. Before that, the British four times has been knocked down.
The first two rounds were for the British champion, in the third occurred just a few unexpected events. Joshua went on the attack and managed to send his opponent down. Ruiz got up and after a few seconds managed to blow in his ear to send the champion to the canvas. After a series of exchanges, Joshua was near the ropes and the Mexican Challenger for the second time in the round and sent the champion down.
In the seventh round of the British boxer is twice knocked down, then the referee stopped the fight.
For Anthony this is the first defeat in his career, he won 22 fights including Wladimir Klitschko, which has become an absolute world champion. For the British it was the first fight in the United States.
29-year-old Andy Ruiz Jr. spent 33 matches and lost only one (to Joseph Parker for the title of WBO).
Note that Oleksandr Usyk has been in new York for the bout between Ruiz and Anthony Joshua.
Video fight Anthony Joshua, Andy Ruiz Jr.
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