Mike Tyson Wants Anthony Joshua To Show More Desire In His Upcoming Fight Vs Andy Ruiz Jr

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According to Mike Tyson, Anthony Joshua needs to be morally fit in his upcoming fight against Andy Ruiz Jr at 'Clash on the Dunes'. Know what Mike Tyson said.

Written By Raj Sarkar | Mumbai | Updated On:
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Anthony Joshua is looking to avenge the first and only loss of his boxing career against Andy Ruiz Jr in their upcoming rematch. Mike Tyson knows what Anthony Joshua needs to do. According to Mike Tyson, Anthony Joshua needs to show more desire if he wants to reclaim back his WBA (super), WBO, IBO and IBF heavyweight titles.

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Andy Ruiz Jr vs Anthony Joshua 2: What does Mike Tyson feel?

Mike Tyson has been one of the most dominant heavyweights of all time. He knows what it takes to win a fight. According to the retired heavyweight superstar, morality is what matters in a fight. He said that Anthony Joshua was lacking it in his original bout with Andy Ruiz Jr. Mike Tyson said that a boxer’s style, technique or size doesn't matter in a fight and Andy Ruiz Jr proved that by knocking out Anthony Joshua for the heavyweight titles.

In an interview with BBC, Mike Tyson claimed that people just say that boxers should look like this and that. However, that doesn't work in a real fight. According to Mike Tyson, the original fight between Andy Ruiz Jr and Anthony Joshua turned out differently when the Mexican caught Anthony Joshua on the side of his head in the third round.


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