Anthony Joshua (AJ) is a British professional boxer. He was born in Watford, Hertfordshire, England on October 15, 1989. Joshua made his professional boxing debut at the age of 23 against Emanuele Leo on October 5, 2013. He is a heavyweight world champion. Joshua is 32 years old, he will turn 33 in 8 days.
8 years and 10 months into his professional boxing career, Anthony Joshua has fought 27 times with 24 wins and 3 losses. As of October 2022, Joshua's boxing record stands at 24-3 (22 KOs). In total, he has fought 136 rounds of professional boxing in 27 bouts.
|Total Title Wins||6|
|Title-Fight KO Wins||7|
|Losses via KO||1|
|28||Dec 3, 2022||33||Tyson Fury||NA||NA|
|27||Aug 20, 2022||32||Oleksandr Usyk||Loss||SD|
|26||Sep 25, 2021||31||Oleksandr Usyk||Loss||UD|
|25||Dec 12, 2020||31||Kubrat Pulev||Win||KO9|
|24||Dec 7, 2019||30||Andy Ruiz Jr.||Win||UD|
|23||Jun 1, 2019||29||Andy Ruiz Jr.||Loss||TKO7|
|22||Sep 22, 2018||28||Alexander Povetkin||Win||TKO7|
|21||Mar 31, 2018||28||Joseph Parker||Win||UD|
|20||Oct 28, 2017||28||Carlos Takam||Win||TKO10|
|19||Apr 29, 2017||27||Wladimir Klitschko||Win||TKO11|
|18||Dec 10, 2016||27||Éric Molina||Win||TKO3|
|17||Jun 25, 2016||26||Dominic Breazeale||Win||TKO7|
|16||Apr 9, 2016||26||Charles Martin||Win||KO2|
|15||Dec 12, 2015||26||Dillian Whyte||Win||TKO7|
|14||Sep 12, 2015||25||Gary Cornish||Win||TKO1|
|13||May 30, 2015||25||Kevin Johnson||Win||TKO2|
|12||May 9, 2015||25||Raphael Zumbano Love||Win||TKO2|
|11||Apr 4, 2015||25||Jason Gavern||Win||KO3|
|10||Nov 22, 2014||25||Michael Sprott||Win||TKO1|
|9||Oct 11, 2014||24||Denis Bakhtov||Win||TKO2|
|8||Sep 13, 2014||24||Konstantin Airich||Win||TKO3|
|7||Jul 12, 2014||24||Matt Skelton||Win||TKO2|
|6||May 31, 2014||24||Matt Legg||Win||KO1|
|5||Mar 1, 2014||24||Hector Avila||Win||KO1|
|4||Feb 1, 2014||24||Dorian Darch||Win||TKO2|
|3||Nov 14, 2013||24||Hrvoje Kisicek||Win||TKO2|
|2||Oct 26, 2013||24||Paul Butlin||Win||TKO2|
|1||Oct 5, 2013||23||Emanuele Leo||Win||TKO1|
Anthony Joshua started boxing professionally at 23 years of age; he debuted against Emanuele Leo on October 5, 2013, and defeated Leo via 1st round TKO.
He had his first world title fight at the age of 26 on April 9, 2016 after 15 professional fights against Charles Martin for the heavyweight IBF title. Joshua defeated Martin via 2nd round KO to become the new heavyweight champion of the world.
Joshua's notable victories include wins over Andy Ruiz Jr., Joseph Parker, Charles Martin, Wladimir Klitschko, Alexander Povetkin, Éric Molina, and Kubrat Pulev. For a complete list of Joshua's best performances refer to Anthony Joshua's best fights.
His most recent fight was on August 20, 2022 against Ukrainian boxer Oleksandr Usyk for Usyk's heavyweight WBA (Super), IBF, and WBO titles. Joshua lost the fight via 12 round split-decision. It's been 1 month and 17 days since this fight.
Anthony Joshua's next fight is speculated to be scheduled against fellow British boxer Tyson Fury for December 3, 2022 at the Principality Stadium, Cardiff, Wales. He challenges Fury's heavyweight WBC title. For all the details about this fight visit Anthony Joshua vs. Tyson Fury.
Anthony Joshua fought for world titles in five fights and won four of them. In total, he has won six belts at heavyweight (WBA 2x, IBF 2x, WBO 2x). In his upcoming fight with Tyson Fury, he will have a shot at Fury's heavyweight WBC title. He is a three-time unified heavyweight world champion.
Joshua has knocked out 22 of his 27 opponents so far. His KO ratio currently stands at 81.5%. Of his total 24 wins, 22 of them have been via KO (91.7%).
Anthony Joshua has had a total of three losses in 27 fights — all of them in title bouts. He suffered his first loss against Andy Ruiz Jr. via 7th round TKO in his 23rd fight — his 22 fight win streak came to an end with this loss. He has been stopped once and lost two times via decision.