Andy Ruiz Jr. Shares a Piece of Advice to Tyson Fury for His Fight Against Anthony Joshua

Published 04/24/2021, 7:00 AM EDT
Andy Ruiz Jr at the Public Investment Fund office complex in Riyadh. (Photo by Nick Potts/PA Images via Getty Images)


The sturdy heavyweight kingpins, Tyson Fury, and Anthony Joshua, will lock horns against each other this year. This is principally the biggest heavyweight clash in the modern boxing era and has captivated the attention of fans and fighters surrounding the globe. Ahead of the fight, ‘The Destroyer’ Andy Ruiz Jr. met Tyson Fury wherein the duo had some words of wisdom for each other.

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In a chat with FightHype.com, Ruiz Jr. was asked whether he gave any insights to Tyson Fury for his upcoming bout against Anthony Joshua. He responded, “No, we didn’t really talk about anything like that.”

“He knows what he has to do. I’m sure he’s gonna accomplish it and there ain’t no advice to give him besides him, being him. And you know as long as he prays and does what he needs to do then everything’s gonna happen.”

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‘The Gypsy King’ has annihilated every opponent from his way to remain undefeated in his pro-boxing stint. His paramount skill sets, slick defense, and strong punching power have separated him from the rest of the heavyweights.

More than anyone else, Fury is eager to put on a thriller against Joshua in this captivating undisputed title clash. That said, this fight is bound to stir the boxing world for obvious reasons, and fans cannot wait to see the pair collide.

Tyson Fury vs Anthony Joshua – who has an edge in this fight?

Fury and Joshua both possess some stern boxing prowess and have the ability to dispatch each other. Yet, in this fight, ‘The Gypsy King’ will walk in as a favorite. The WBC champion will look forward to performing the way many believe he will. However, underestimating Joshua’s charismatic power can leave Fury vulnerable in the biggest fight of his career.

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Both the pugilists have entertained the masses. And this will be another massive opportunity for the two to roll out a show worth the hype for their fans.

It’ll be interesting to see who among the two comes out on top and establishes himself as the best heavyweight on the planet.

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What do you draw off Ruiz Jr.’s comments on Tyson Fury?

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Prathamesh Singh Chauhan

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Prathamesh Singh Chauhan is a Boxing Author at EssentiallySports. He is a graduate from the International Institute of Sports Management who combines his love for sports, particularly combat sports, and his flair for writing and analysis to help him in his day-to-day work. He has prior professional experience with sporting organizations such as Star Sports, Khelo India, and NBA.

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