Anthony Joshua was congratulated by Lennox Lewis after his super heavyweight Olympic gold at London 2012Former world heavyweight champion Lennox Lewis says he is “disappointed” after Anthony Joshua called him a “clown” who he does not respect.Following Joshua’s defeat by Andy Ruiz Jr on 1 June, Lewis questioned whether the Briton was fully prepared.He also…

Costello and Bunce discussed criticism of Joshua v Ruiz taking place in Saudi ArabiaUnified world heavyweight champion Andy Ruiz Jr will be less comfortable facing Anthony Joshua in Saudi Arabia than in Mexico, the US or UK, says BBC 5 Live boxing analyst Steve Bunce.Ruiz, who stunned Joshua to take three of the four major…

Anthony Joshua was beaten by Andy Ruiz Jr in a shock on 1 JunePromoter Eddie Hearn says Andy Ruiz Jr has signed to fight Anthony Joshua in Saudi Arabia despite speculation he has not committed to the bout.The unified world heavyweight champion, 29, has not shared any fight details on social media since the 7…

Anthony Joshua was beaten for the first time in 23 professional bouts when Andy Ruiz Jr gained a shock win in JuneBritain’s Anthony Joshua will face unified world heavyweight champion Andy Ruiz Jr in their rematch in Saudi Arabia on 7 December.The pair fought in New York in June, with Ruiz earning a shock seventh-round…

Ruiz (right) knocked Joshua down four times on his way to an upset in JuneSaudi Arabia has emerged as a strong contender to host Anthony Joshua’s much anticipated rematch with unified world heavyweight champion Andy Ruiz Jr.The Middle East country has delivered a lucrative proposal which is under serious consideration by Joshua’s team. An offer…

Anthony Joshua (left) suffered a seventh-round stoppage against Andy Ruiz Jr last monthAnthony Joshua says he is determined to get his “passion” back for boxing ahead of his rematch with Andy Ruiz Jr later this year.The British heavyweight lost his WBA, IBF and WBO world titles with a shock defeat by Ruiz on 1 June.That…

Ruiz (right) knocked Joshua down four times on his way to an upset in JuneUnified world heavyweight champion Andy Ruiz Jr says he will not contest his rematch with Anthony Joshua in the UK.Ruiz stunned Joshua in New York on 1 June and is contractually obliged to face the Briton in a repeat bout.Cardiff’s Principality…

Andy Ruiz Jr inflicted the first defeat of Anthony Joshua’s professional career to claim his world titlesAnthony Joshua’s rematch with Andy Ruiz Jr looks set to take place in New York in November or Cardiff in December.Joshua, 29, lost his IBF, WBA and WBO world titles to Ruiz in New York on 1 June and…