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THE JOSHUA TREE

Boxing News - - Letters -

It’s the name on the tip of the tongue of boxing fans around the world 1. AN­THONY JOSHUA

Joshua, a 2012 Olympic gold medal­list, is the cur­rent WBA, IBF and WBO heavy­weight cham­pion of the world and un­de­feated in 21 pro­fes­sional fights.

2. JOSHUA CLOTTEY

One of Ghana’s finest ex­ports, Clottey is a for­mer IBF wel­ter­weight cham­pion who boasts wins over Zab Ju­dah, Diego Cor­rales and An­thony Mun­dine.

3. JOSH WARRINGTON

A lo­cal hero in Leeds, Warrington emerged on the world stage in May when he out­hus­tled Lee Selby to take the IBF feath­er­weight ti­tle at El­land Road.

4. JOSH TAY­LOR

Ed­in­burgh su­per-light­weight Tay­lor is a for­mer Olympian and Com­mon­wealth cham­pion who is cur­rently 12-0 as a pro­fes­sional and considered one of the hottest tal­ents in the game.

5. JOSH KELLY

Stylish Mackem Kelly has romped to an un­de­feated record of 8-0 and was last week­end crowned the Com­mon­wealth wel­ter­weight cham­pion.

6. JOSHUA BUATSI

A bronze medal­list at the 2016 Olympics, Buatsi is 6-0 as a pro and takes a step up in class against Ricky Sum­mers on July 28.

7. JOSH LEATHER

Although he re­cently an­nounced plans to take a break from boxing, Leather is cur­rently 13-0 as a pro and last time out de­feated Glen Foot in a thrilling 12-rounder.

8. JOSH WALE

Wale is a pug­na­cious and fan-friendly Bri­tish ban­tamweight cham­pion who was re­cently seen stop­ping Bobby Jenk­in­son in nine rounds to suc­cess­fully re­tain his ti­tle.

9. JOSH KENNEDY

Kent su­per-ban­tamweight Kennedy is un­de­feated in 11 pro fights and goes by the ring moniker ‘Hand­some’.

10. JOSHUA EJAKPOVI

Known as ‘Hol­ly­wood Josh’, this 31-year-old Lon­doner is 11-0 as a pro­fes­sional fighter and works part-time as a theatre and screen ac­tor, hence the nick­name.

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