Anthony Joshua has reportedly been rocked and hurt in sparring ahead of his rematch with Andy Ruiz Jr on Saturday in Diriyah, Saudi Arabia.
Joshua will bid to win back his three heavyweight world titles against the Mexican-American in their highly anticipated clash.
The Briton was dropped four times in the rivals’ first fight in June before being stopped in the seventh round in one of the biggest shocks in boxing history.
There were rumours Joshua had been hurt in sparring and had suffered the consequences in the fight.
Joey Dawejko was named as the sparring partner who had dropped Joshua but he has never confirmed this publicly.
And according to World Boxing News , the Brit has again suffered trouble in his preparations.
Albon Pervizaj, Tom Little, Derek Chisora, Andrew Tabiti and Timothy Moten are believed to have shared the ring with the former champion in Sheffield.
But the report directly contradicts…
Source: Complete Sports