Monday, July 13, 2020

Anthony Joshua shares big secret on Mike Tyson ahead of his comeback

Anthony Joshua shares big secret on Mike Tyson ahead of his comeback

WBA, IBF, and WBO heavyweight champion has admitted watching 53-year-old ’s videos to learn how to box while growing in the sport.

Joshua who has suffered just one defeat in his 24 professional fights and according to him played a big role in his career as he used to watch him and try lot of his moves in the garden.

Joshua said in an interview with The Sun: “My workout regime is always boxing and it’s one of the things I love most about boxing. Out of all sports, you really don’t need much to get started.

“It’s just a pair of shorts, some trainers, and you can just start shadow boxing straight away.

“Watch some and you can just pick up some things — that’s what I used to do. I’d watch a lot and try his moves in the garden.

“Go to the park, shadow box, go running, listen to a bit of Rocky music, get into your mind that you’re a boxer and then you’re good to go.”

, who became the youngest ever heavyweight world champion in 1986 at the age of 20, is planning a comeback to the sports and Joshua admits he would love to see him doing what he does best once again.

Joshua said: “This is what we breathe. This is what we are. And especially someone like Iron Mike Tyson, that’s all that man knows.

“For everyone else it’s a comeback, but for him it’s just what he does. He’s a fighter, right?

“He’s probably just took a little break but for everybody else it’s like, ‘Oh my God! Mike Tyson is making a comeback!’

“But for Mike Tyson it’s like, ‘This is what I do. I’m a fighter by nature’ so if he’s back in the ring then I would love to see it. I’d definitely be one of the viewers, that’s for sure.”

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