British-Nigerian boxer, Anthony Joshua has defeated Alexander Povetkin to preserve his unbeaten document after profitable successful his 22nd bout.
The 28-year-old who produced a spectacular show at the Wembley Stadium on Saturday evening emphatically knocked the Russian boxer, 38, in the seventh round to retain his IBF, WBA Tremendous, WBO & IBO World Heavyweight belts.
Talking after the struggle, Joshua stated: “Povetkin is a really robust challenger, he proved that tonight with good left hooks and counter punches.
I got here in right here to have enjoyable, and provides it my greatest, I knew he was robust to the head however weak to the physique. I used to be simply mixing it up.
It might have been seven, perhaps 9, perhaps 12 rounds to get him out of there. However the final goal was to be victorious. I acquired my knockout streak again.”
Wembley, thanks a lot. Everybody concerned, Crew Povetkin, thanks.”