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Tyson says 'explosive' Joshua is a game changer

Thursday, May 04, 2017 - 00:30

Mile Tyson says that Anthony Joshua can dominate the heavyweight division

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SHOWS: DUBAI, UAE (MAY 4, 2017) (REUTERS - ACCESS ALL) 1. (SOUNDBITE) (English) MIKE TYSON, SAYING: "Hey listen, absolutely. When there's a new heavyweight champion and he's explosive like that and he wins the title like that, the whole game changes. All the little guys that were making a lot of money, they're not going to make that money anymore, it's all going to be about Joshua and the heavyweights. That's what's so spectacular about him, he's the right guy for the job." STORY: Former world heavyweight champion Mike Tyson said on Thursday (May 4) that he expects Anthony Joshua to dominate boxing for the next few years after his victory over Wladimir Klitschko. Briton Joshua stopped the Ukrainian in the 12th round of their fight world heavyweight unification title fight in London on Saturday and the manner of the victory leads Tyson to believe that he can dominate the division for the foreseeable future. The win was 27-year-old Joshua's 19th straight win by a knockout, allowing him to add the WBA and IBO heavyweight titles to his IBF crown.

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Tyson says 'explosive' Joshua is a game changer

Thursday, May 04, 2017 - 00:30