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Andy Ruiz Jr.: American boxer
Andrés Ponce "Andy" Ruiz Jr. is an American professional boxer of Mexican descent. He is a former unified heavyweight champion, having defeated Anthony Joshua to win the WBA (Super), IBF, WBO, and IBO titles in 2019, only to lose them in a rematch with Joshua six months later. Ruiz became the first male boxer of Mexican heritage to become a world heavyweight champion.

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Anthony Joshua so ready to fight he’d box in my back garden, insists Eddie Hearn [Video]

Anthony Joshua so ready to fight he’d box in my back garden, insists Eddie Hearn

Anthony Joshua is prepared to fight “anywhere, any time” and would have noissue defending his world titles in an empty back garden, according to EddieHearn. Joshua’s career has effectively been..

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Boxing review of 2019: Joshua, Ruiz, Wilder, Inoue and Taylor light up year

Fighter of the year, round of the year and contest of the year are all up for debate as Mike Costello and Steve Bunce discuss 2019.
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Anthony Joshua: World champion 'had health issue' before first Andy Ruiz fight

Unified world heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua says a health issue left him "tired" and "drained" in the build-up to his June defeat by Andy Ruiz Jr.
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Joshua reveals 'health issue' before first fight

Unified world heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua says a health issue left him "tired" and "drained" in the build-up to his June defeat by Andy Ruiz Jr.
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Anthony Joshua: A new, exciting, silkier boxer in victory over Andy Ruiz

Anthony Joshua shows off his skill as Andy Ruiz Jr admits partying had an effect on him since shock win.
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Joshua takes revenge on Ruiz in Saudi Arabia rematch

Britain's Anthony Joshua beat Andy Ruiz Jr on a unanimous points decision in Saudi Arabia on Sunday to seize back the heavyweight world championship belts he lost to his Mexican-American opponent in a..
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Anthony Joshua: Watch Mike Costello's commentary of winning moment

Watch as BBC Radio 5 Live's Mike Costello commentates on the moment Anthony Joshua wins back his world heavyweight titles against Andy Ruiz Jr in Saudi Arabia.
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Joshua proves doubters wrong & praise from Klitschko - how social media reacted

Did Anthony Joshua box to the perfect game plan in his win over Andy Ruiz Jr? Was the crowd rowdy in Saudi? And what's next for AJ? It's this week's Fight Talk.
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Anthony Joshua 'emotional' after regaining heavyweight world titles

Anthony Joshua says he has matured as a fighter to beat Andy Ruiz Jr and become a two-time world heavyweight champion.
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Andy Ruiz blames being overweight for his defeat by Anthony Joshua

Andy Ruiz Jr said "partying" and not training hard enough left him "overweight" as he lost his heavyweight world titles to Anthony Joshua.
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Anthony Joshua regains world titles: Briton's victory over Ruiz in pictures

The best photos as Anthony Joshua reclaims his world titles with an accomplished performance in his rematch with Andy Ruiz Jr.
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Andy Ruiz vs. Anthony Joshua: Round-by-round of heavyweight rematch

Andy Ruiz, who became heavyweight champ with June 1 victory vs. Anthony Joshua, has shocked many ahead of the rematch by weighing in at 283 pounds.
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Intrigue and indignation reign ahead of Saudi dust-up between Anthony Joshua and Andy Ruiz Jr

intrigue and indignation reign ahead of saudi dust-up between anthony joshua and andy ruiz jr
Early morning muezzins and the salacious beats of shipped-in rap superstars have contributed a cacophonous backdrop to Anthony Joshua's rematch with Andy Ruiz Jr in Saudi Arabia tonight. Not since..
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George Foreman says excess weight will cost Andy Ruiz Jr. in rematch vs. Anthony Joshua

George Foreman was critical of Andy Ruiz Jr. after the heavyweight champ weighed in at 283 pounds for his rematch with Anthony Joshua.
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Anthony Joshua v Andy Ruiz II: Watch as Joshua weighs in three stones lighter than Ruiz Jr

Watch as Anthony Joshua and Andy Ruiz Jr weigh in before their world heayweight rematch in Saudi Arabia on Saturday.
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Joshua would ‘definitely be bothered’ if Ruiz fight was being used to 'sportswash'

British heavyweight Anthony Joshua fields questions about Saudi 'sportwashing' human rights abuse claims with his re-match against Andy Ruiz Jr.
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Anthony Joshua v Andy Ruiz II: Ruiz Snr on his son's new-found fame - and car habit

As Andy Ruiz Jr prepares to defend his heavyweight titles against Anthony Joshua, his father talks to BBC Sport about watching his son's world change.
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'It has to be in his palace, complete with blood & gore' - Joshua v Ruiz ring to become royal souvenir

The boxing ring where Anthony Joshua faces Andy Ruiz Jr on Saturday will become a souvenir for a member of the Saudi royal family.
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Joshua v Ruiz II: Four talking points from fight week so far

What have been the key issues as Anthony Joshua's rematch with Andy Ruiz Jr in Saudi Arabia approaches?
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Anthony Joshua v Andy Ruiz: Inside the 24 hours that shook boxing

Anthony Joshua was the world champion, the overwhelming favourite. His opponent was a late stand-in - Andy Ruiz Jr. Nobody saw it coming.
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'Reinvented' Joshua confident for Ruiz rematch

Britain's Anthony Joshua says he feels "different" going into Saturday's rematch with Andy Ruiz Jr in Saudi Arabia.
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The man who warned of shock Ruiz win - and who he thinks will win this time

Is Andy Ruiz a formidable opponent? Why do some only see a mask? And will Anthony Joshua avenge the shock which trainer Kevin Barry foresaw.
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Dillian Whyte to face Mariusz Wach on Joshua-Ruiz undercard in Saudi Arabia

Dillian Whyte will face Poland's Mariusz Wach on the undercard of Anthony Joshua's world-title bout with Andy Ruiz Jr in Saudi Arabia.
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Ruiz Jr vows to 'make history again' in Joshua rematch

Andy Ruiz Jr says he will "make history again" in his world heavyweight title rematch with Anthony Joshua in Saudi Arabia.
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15,000-seat Joshua-Ruiz venue in Saudi Arabia revealed

The purpose-built venue for Anthony Joshua's rematch with Andy Ruiz Jr in Saudi Arabia is close to completion.
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Anthony Joshua v Andy Ruiz: British fighter fears another shock loss will tarnish his legacy

Anthony Joshua says he will not be happy with his legacy in boxing if he fails to become a world champion again.
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Anthony Joshua v Andy Ruiz Jr: Briton vows to be more 'switched on' in rematch

Anthony Joshua says he needs to be more "switched on" at the start of fights, as he seeks to avenge his defeat by Andy Ruiz Jr.
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'Stopping isn't in my DNA' - Joshua vows to reclaim titles

Anthony Joshua cuts a determined figure in New York on day two of a media tour for his December rematch with Andy Ruiz Jr.
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Joshua v Ruiz: Former champion vows to regain belts in Saudi Arabia

Anthony Joshua cuts a determined figure in New York on day two of a media tour for his December rematch with Andy Ruiz Jr.
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'I don't want 15 minutes of fame' - Ruiz determined to beat Joshua in rematch

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'I'm looking forward to ending his career in the desert' - Ruiz Jr confirms Joshua rematch

Unified world heavyweight champion Andy Ruiz Jr wants to "end Anthony Joshua's career" after confirming a rematch in Saudi Arabia.
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Andy Ruiz Jr wants to 'end' Anthony Joshua's career in Saudia Arabia rematch

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Anthony Joshua critical of Lennox Lewis as Andy Ruiz Jr has his say

Former world heavyweight champion Lennox Lewis is "disappointed" as Anthony Joshua calls him a "clown".
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I've not signed Saudi fight - Ruiz Jr on Joshua rematch

Andy Ruiz Jr says he wants his rematch with Anthony Joshua to take place in New York and not Saudi Arabia.
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'Saudi fight suits Joshua more than Ruiz' - Costello & Bunce discuss moral issues around rematch

How will Saudi Arabia impact on the Joshua-Ruiz rematch, what questions does it pose boxing and will UK fans get to attend?
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Joshua v Ruiz: Eddie Hearn dismisses speculation over Saudi Arabia bout

Promoter Eddie Hearn says Andy Ruiz Jr has signed to fight Anthony Joshua despite speculation over his involvement.
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Ruiz has signed for Joshua fight, says Hearn

Promoter Eddie Hearn says Andy Ruiz Jr has signed to fight Anthony Joshua despite speculation over his involvement.
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Saudi Arabia a strong contender to host Joshua v Ruiz II

Saudi Arabia has emerged as a strong contender to host the much-anticipated rematch between Anthony Joshua and Andy Ruiz Jr.
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Anthony Joshua wants to get boxing passion back ahead of Andy Ruiz Jr rematch

Anthony Joshua says he is determined to get his "passion" back for boxing ahead of his rematch with Andy Ruiz Jr later this year.
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Joshua rematch in UK not happening - Ruiz

Unified world heavyweight champion Andy Ruiz Jr says his highly-anticipated rematch with Anthony Joshua will not be in the UK.
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Joshua v Ruiz rematch 'a certainty' - promoter Hearn

Promoter Eddie Hearn dismisses rumours of Anthony Joshua turning down a rematch with world champion Andy Ruiz Jr.
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Joshua-Ruiz rematch set for New York or Cardiff

Anthony Joshua's rematch with Andy Ruiz Jr looks set to take place in New York in November or Cardiff in December.
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Oleksandr Usyk named as WBO mandatory challenger for Joshua v Ruiz winner

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Ukrainian Oleksandr Usyk is named mandatory challenger for the winner of Anthony Joshua's heavyweight-title rematch with Andy Ruiz Jr by the WBO.
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Andy Ruiz Jr says he will beat Anthony Joshua again and defend his world titles, claiming "the only thing he can do is just run around".
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Anthony Joshua should consider taking "one or two fights" to rebuild before facing Andy Ruiz Jr in a rematch, says Amir Khan.
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Andy Ruiz Jr. Shocked the Boxing World. But Not His Hometown.

The “chubby kid” from the rough-and-tumble boxing circuit on the Mexican border upset Anthony Joshua to claim the heavyweight crown. In Imperial, Calif., though, they knew all along he was a..
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Tyson Fury says Anthony Joshua is 'finished' after Andy Ruiz Jr defeat

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Tyson Fury says Anthony Joshua showed he did not want to be in the ring when he lost to Andy Ruiz Jr.
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Tyson Fury says Anthony Joshua showed he did not want to be in the ring when he lost to Andy Ruiz Jr.
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Anthony Joshu takes shock defeat on the chin

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London: Anthony Joshua said on Wednesday there is no one to blame but himself for the shock loss of his heavyweight boxing titles to Andy Ruiz Jr last Saturday. The 29-year-old British pugilist went..
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