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Joshua Has Molina and Wilder on His Mind

Seventeen fights into his professional career and Anthony Joshua has the world at his feet.

Holding the IBF version of the world heavyweight belt, Joshua will be making his second defence of his title at the Manchester Arena this Saturday evening.

Providing there isn’t a huge surprise it’s expected that Joshua will then meet Wladimir Klitsckho next time out, with another of the world title belts probably at stake.

But whilst some pundits might be concerned his plans could all unravel against Eric Molina this Saturday night, Joshua intends to give the American a boxing lesson.

Talking to Sky Sports about Saturday night, Joshua has remarked,

“I can predict it going 12 rounds, and not getting hit. That should be the mind-set I’m in.

“I don’t want to make this fight about Deontay Wilder.

“Molina put up a hell of a fight because Wilder is supposed to be this one-punch knockout artist. It will be a good comparison in the back of my mind.”


Naturally people will make a comparison s to how the fight ends compared to when Wilder stopped Molina but, as we all know, no two fights are identical.

Joshua will, we expect, keep Molina at bay with his jab before looking to land a big punch that will stop Eric Molina in his tracks, probably around round five we reckon, how about you?


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Writer: Kid Glove Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Monday December 5 2016

Time: 5:37PM

 

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