Nigerian-born British boxer, Anthony Joshua has stated that isolation is not new to him. The world heavyweight champion made this claim on his verified Twitter account a couple of days ago.
Anthony Joshua took to the microblogging site, Twitter where he revealed that he is unperturbed by the lockdown across the globe. He mentioned that he is still living his best life and working out despite the compulsory self-isolation instigated by the Coronavirus pandemic.
Here is what he shared on Twitter, ‘Isolation ain’t new to me’
Isolation ain’t new to me pic.twitter.com/onIXZ4IKbE
— Anthony Joshua (@anthonyfjoshua) April 20, 2020
Below is the photo he shared.
The world heavyweight champion is following government guidelines around self-isolation but has shown no symptoms of the deadly disease; which threatens to derail his upcoming fight with Kubrat Pulev.
Anthony Joshua has remained ‘fit and healthy’ despite coming into contact with Prince Charles; only a couple of weeks before the heir to the throne tested positive for coronavirus.
An official spokesman said, “AJ is at home following government guidelines, he is fit and well. He wishes everyone affected a speedy recovery, and a huge thank you to all the front line key workers.”
Joshua is due to defend his IBF, WBA and WBO heavyweight titles against mandatory challenger; Pulev at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium on June 20.
Amid the nationwide lockdown, he remains busy at home to remain in shape; but with upcoming fights being shelved across the board, Joshua’s hopes of meeting fellow Briton Tyson Fury; for the undisputed crown face being pushed back to 2021 at the earliest.