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I'll beat Anthony Joshua with one arm tied behind my back, taunts Tyson Fury - South China Morning Post

Tyson Fury taunted Anthony Joshua on Monday by insisting he could beat the world heavyweight champion with “one arm tied behind my back”. Shortly after his thrilling 11th-round stoppage of Wladimir Klitschko at London's Wembley on Saturday, Joshua ...and more »

Heavyweight boxing is waking from a prolonged slumber - The Economist (blog)

AS ANTHONY JOSHUA crumpled to the canvas, it looked like his defence of his heavyweight world-championship title would not make it past the sixth round. In his 18 previous professional bouts, the 27-year-old Londoner had never been beyond seven rounds ...and more »

Anthony Joshua: fighting for Britain but fuelled by Nigeria - The Guardian

The champion's origins are spelt out in his tattoo and his liking for pounded yam and egusi. But while he's on the rise the British press probably won't report it. Joshua's muscles were not grown on fish and chips alone: ask John Boyega, another ...and more »

The 11 things you might have missed this weekend - Telegraph.co.uk

Anthony Joshua defeated Wladimir Klitschko in the most dramatic of heavyweight fights, North Korea reportedly test-fired a ballistic missile and police hunt woman "hugely significant" in Madeline McCann inquiry. If you've been away from a screen or ...and more »

TV View: Joshua and Klitschko show boxers are a different breed - Irish Times

They're a breed apart, boxers. “I enjoyed the night,” Wladimir Klitschko beamed as he stood in the ring and chatted with the Wembley crowd, like he was reviewing a cracking evening on the town that began with some nosh at Le Gavroche and ended with a ...and more »

Joshua-Klitschko snapshot bears uncanny resemblance to iconic Muhammad Ali photo - Telegraph.co.uk

Widely recognised already as one of the greatest heavyweight clashes of modern times, Joshua vs Klitschko bore resemblance to golden-age boxing in more ways than one. Photographers captured the moment immediately following the final knockdown of Joshua ...and more »

These are the 8 boxers most likely to face Anthony Joshua over the next 2 years - Business Insider

The hype is real: Anthony Joshua is well on his way to becoming the "face" of boxing. The 2012 Olympic gold medalist lit up the sport on Saturday with a knockout victory over Wladimir Klitschko at Wembley Stadium. A heavyweight fight for the ages, it ...and more »

After flooring Klitschko, Anthony Joshua now has the world at his feet - The Guardian

Anthony Joshua stands over Wladimir Klitschko after putting him on the canvas in the 11th round of their bout at Wembley Stadium. Photograph: Tom Jenkins for the Guardian. Anthony Joshua. After flooring Klitschko, Anthony Joshua now has the world at ...and more »

Anthony Joshua says he can get even better but will 'try not to go to the gym for a bit' after Wladimir Klitschko fight - Daily Mail

Anthony Joshua spent the 24 hours after his epic conquest of Wladimir Klitschko reconnecting with his family, resting until he came blinking into the daylight of a Sunday afternoon and planning how he can become an even greater heavyweight champion of ...and more »

I can beat Anthony Joshua with one arm tied behind my back... Tyson Fury insists he has style to beat champion and ... - Daily Mail

Tyson Fury quipped that he could beat Anthony Joshua with one hand tied behind his back. Having watched AJ overcome Wladimir Klitchko at Wembley in front of 90,000 fans, Fury wants a piece of the action in an all-British mega-fight, and responded to ...and more »