Reactions have trailed Twitter a microblog over Anthony Joshua‘s shock defeat to Mexican-American boxer, Andy Ruiz Jr.
Africa News24 (AN24) understands that the British-Nigerian boxer suffered humiliating defeat on his United States debut after being knocked down four times by the Mexican-American boxer, to leave him out of the heavyweight championship.
Ruiz Jr. stopped Joshua in the seventh round of the fight on Saturday, June 1, at the Madison Square Garden, New York, USA, to become the first Mexican-American heavyweight world champion.
Joshua, a British title-holder, was defending his IBF, WBA and WBO World Heavyweight Titles in the fight against Ruiz, but the underdog knocked him down four times after which he (Ruiz) was awarded a technical knockout.
See boxing fans opinions of the heavyweight fight.
Anthony Joshua: “I’m going to win this fat boy in three rounds”
Andy Ruiz jr: pic.twitter.com/F6HXvOtj1r
— MO (@Alaminzy56) June 2, 2019
I'm now convinced that Drake does Juju. He just ended Anthony Joshua's career.
Ruiz is the GOAT 🐐 pic.twitter.com/8hvUscX1iy
— Ku Nasser 🇺🇬 🇹🇿 (@IamHaxx) June 2, 2019
Andy Ruiz Jr. leaving Madison Square Garden like… pic.twitter.com/r5TzR1aWmG
— since the 80's (@socalr8rnation) June 2, 2019
I told folks that watch real boxing that Anthony Joshua is overrated and look who beat you and sit your ass on the floor an unknown boxer!! Tonight my arguments is clearly justified!! Knockout!!! Yesssssss😀🔥❤️ pic.twitter.com/m81hki7Veg
— Prince.Ikekhua (@EhisOsara) June 2, 2019
Stans of Anthony Joshua watching Andy Ruiz knockout their champion pic.twitter.com/iJqv4kl9Ga
— Jèfé Juan José (@Jefe_says) June 2, 2019
Just see the way Andy Ruiz beat our Anthony Joshua..🤕🤔. I'm so hurt right now !! pic.twitter.com/fbkm0BqCHi
— Obaro™ (@0bar0) June 2, 2019
So after enlisting the service's of a US navy seal and copying Ronaldo's training routine just to go and loose to A Fat Mexican
Anthony Joshua is just a joke
NO WONDER HE PROFUSELY REFUSED TO FIGHT NEITHER FURY OR WILDER
— Unkle Ruckus (el patron👑) no relation (@KevinRoss222) June 2, 2019
Anthony Joshua: I’m going to break the drake curse
— Zeke™️ (@juniorgunz_) June 2, 2019
This is the worst thing you'll see on the internet today.
The scenes of Andy Ruiz beating Anthony Joshua like he stole something. pic.twitter.com/BkO7xfAo2M
— Oh' Kelvin (@kelvinekerete) June 2, 2019
Andy Ruiz Jnr said all along he would beat Anthony Joshua 🤷🏼♂️ pic.twitter.com/vPWpWNgnh7
— Jamie White (@jaywhite_1) June 2, 2019