Anthony Joshua Sends Andy Ruiz Jr To The One-Hit Wonder Heavyweights List!
History didn’t repeat itself with an upset knockout, oh no, Anthony Joshua came ready and stayed ready. He was hungry to win back his heavyweight titles.
Meanwhile, Andy Ruiz Jr had his run as a heavyweight boxer. But he too has made boxing history joining the ranks of previous great heavyweights boxers Buster Douglas and Hasim Rahman. Andy is the newest one-hit-wonder heavyweight to relish in his win for only six-months.
The final scores came in for Anthony Joshua vs Andy Ruiz Jr. fight making Joshua a two-time heavyweight champion.
CelebNSports247.com reports that British judge Steve Gray scored it 119-109 and Glen Feldman of the United States and Benoit Russell of Canada each had it 118-110 for Joshua. ESPN had it 119-109 for Joshua.
Andy Ruiz Jr. thought he was gonna have a repeat of the Madison Square Garden fight, but instead, he got served by Anthony Joshua.
Joshua proved that his soul searching and figuring out what went wrong in their previous fight was worth it.
Joshua completely shut down Ruiz in a dominating tactical masterpiece to regain his three heavyweight world title belts by lopsided unanimous decision Saturday at the rain-soaked, 15,000-seat open-air Diriyah Stadium in Diriyah, Saudi Arabia, reports ESPN.
Like Douglas and Rahman, Andy Ruiz Jr.’s heavyweight championship big night to win heavyweight titles only came by upset knockouts. And now the proof was in the gloves when Ruiz stepped into the ring to face Joshua for a second time.
This time Joshua made sure there was NEVER going to be another upset knockout
Ruiz was ready for war, the only problem is Joshua came and dominated and then conquered Andy for the win: