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SportAnthony Joshua is finished after Andy Ruiz Jr. humbling, Tyson Fury says

08:15  13 june  2019
08:15  13 june  2019 Source:   sportingnews.com

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Tyson Fury believes Anthony Joshua is " finished " after he was sensationally dethroned by Andy Ruiz Jr . in New York. Joshua was stopped in the seventh round by Ruiz at Madison Square Garden on June 1 after being knocked down four times by the unfancied challenger. The Brit is set to get the

Tyson Fury says he could see Anthony Joshua didn't want to be in a ring with Andy Ruiz Jr before his shock loss in New York. Fury said : "I don't think he will come back from it. Finished . Ask any top trainer who has been around the sport a lifetime. When he got to the ring I saw he didn't want to be

Anthony Joshua is finished after Andy Ruiz Jr. humbling, Tyson Fury says © Getty Images Anthony Joshua

Tyson Fury believes Anthony Joshua is "finished" after he was sensationally dethroned by Andy Ruiz Jr. in New York.

Joshua was stopped in the seventh round by Ruiz at Madison Square Garden on June 1 after being knocked down four times by the unfancied challenger.

The Brit is set to get the opportunity to reclaim his IBF, WBA and WBO heavyweight titles in a rematch with Ruiz, but Fury thinks his compatriot's best days are behind him.

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"When a man doesn't want to be there once, he will always do it and it's hard to come back from," the former heavyweight champion, who will face Tom Schwarz in Las Vegas on Saturday, told BBC Sport. "He did it that night and I don't think he will come back from it. Finished.

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LONDON (Reuters) – Anthony Joshua is ‘ finished ’ after losing his world heavyweight titles to Andy Ruiz Jr , fellow-Briton Tyson Fury said on Wednesday. FILE PHOTO: Boxing - Tyson Fury Press Conference - Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, London, Britain - May 13, 2019 Tyson Fury during the

Anthony Joshua is ' finished ' after losing his world heavyweight titles to Andy Ruiz Jr , fellow-Briton Tyson Fury said on Wednesday. He did it that night and I don’t think he will come back from it. Finished . Ask any top trainer who has been around the sport a lifetime.

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"Ask any top trainer who has been around the sport a lifetime. When he got to the ring I saw he didn't want to be there.

"Everybody thought that man could beat me. In what world could he ever beat me? What were people seeing? I don't know what people were looking at as I don't know in what world he could have beaten me."

Fury added: "Physically Joshua could out-train everyone. He would break every heart monitor, has probably worn out every treadmill in the gym, smashes the bag, it's all very unimportant.

"Boxing isn't rocket science and today people are trying to make it a scientist thing. If you can fight, you can fight, if you can't, you can forget about it. You can eat every protein bar in the world, when you get banged on the chin and panic, it don't really help you much.

Fury supports Joshua after shock defeat

Fury supports Joshua after shock defeat Fury supports Joshua after shock defeat

Fury faces Tom Schwarz in Las Vegas on Saturday night. Tyson Fury believes former world champion Anthony Joshua is " finished " after his shock defeat by Fury , who lost around 10st in the 12 months leading up to the contest, says his relationship with Wilder is now strained which he puts down to the

Tyson Fury believes former world champion Anthony Joshua is " finished " after the British heavyweight's shock defeat to Andy Ruiz Jr in New York. He did it that night and I don't think he will come back from it. Finished . Ask any top trainer who has been around the sport a lifetime.

Anthony Joshua is finished after Andy Ruiz Jr. humbling, Tyson Fury says © AP Tyson Fury, of England, works out for fans and the media Tuesday, June 11, 2019, in Las Vegas. Fury is scheduled to fight Tom Schwarz, of Germany, in a heavyweight bout Saturday in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher)

"People who don't understand boxing look at a fat man and think he can't fight. The best feeling I got from it was the two best-conditioned fighters in the last 20 years have been [Wladimir] Klitschko and Joshua and they both got done by two fat men."

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Fury has weight on his side.
Tyson Fury will return to the ring against Tom Schwarz with a weight advantage of over a stone. Fury faces Schwarz in his first fight since he rose from the canvas in the final round against Deontay Wilder to salvage a thrilling draw in December. © Getty Fury is just under a half-a-stone heavier than against Deontay Wilder The 30-year-old (27-0-1, 19 KOs) will put his lineal heavyweight title on the line against the unheralded German underdog at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas in the early hours of Sunday morning. Fury tipped the scales during the weigh-in on Friday at 263lbs, while Schwarz was 17.

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