Ruiz is touring Mexico, whereas Joshua is training ...

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  1. Robney

    Robney ᴻᴼ ᴸᴼᴻᴳᴲᴿ ᴲ۷ᴵᴸ Full Member

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    Touring Mexico can do more for your physically as training every day. Them Mexican taco's work miracles.
     
  2. UKboxingfan

    UKboxingfan Well-Known Member Full Member

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    Solid lie ,so he wasn’t in camp for the April fight?
     
  3. Serge

    Serge MUH RUSSIA, NOVICHOK, MELDONIUM, DOE Staff Member

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    Ruiz fought Dimitrenko on April 20th and AJ on June 1st June so he's coming off back-to-back training camps

    'Ruiz overcame the 1-25 favourite in convincing fashion and pointed to back-to-back training camps as a key factor given he fought as recently as 20 April. In one night, his profile has been transformed from being an overweight easy touch for Joshua to a dangerous champion.'
     
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  4. It's Ovah

    It's Ovah Boxing Addict Full Member

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    Don't really think it tells us anything at this stage. Joshua's a gym rat, so him being back in training isn't surprising. Hopefully he's taken cognisance of his mistakes and is working on technical and tactical things, rather than just trying to get bigger and stronger though.
     
  5. Heavy_Hitter

    Heavy_Hitter Well-Known Member Full Member

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    Also was seen in snowy mountains in Russia training with logs and living in a mountain shack with no electricity.
     
  6. vargasfan1985

    vargasfan1985 Boxing Junkie Full Member

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    Jesus, they just fought. Give Ruiz some slack you hater.
     
  7. LANCE99

    LANCE99 Boxing Junkie Full Member

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    Nothing to be concerned about. Plenty of time until the rematch. As the first Mexican HW Champ, it's expected he would do this.
     
  8. Alphafighter

    Alphafighter Active Member Full Member

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    To be honest, AJ's problem wasn't coming into the ring out of shape, he got hit in the face and thats where the fight ended. Unless he works on his defense, nothing will change in the rematch
     
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  9. channy

    channy Well-Known Member Full Member

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    He scaled the mountain after out running the KGB and could be heard shouting HUMMMMMBLE from the summit!!
     
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  10. PernellSweetPea

    PernellSweetPea Boxing Junkie Full Member

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    training is great but he needs a fight plan.
     
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  11. kirk

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    Reading too much into it, imo. The fight is 6 konths out still. What they do jow is relatively little significance imo. (Within reason)

    They are in different positions and the contexts for them are different.

    A victory tour is understandable from Ruiz.

    Getting straight back to work is understandable from AJ.

    Unless Ruiz is still doing victory tours weeks from now, I dont expect this to effect anything.

    But it does show AJs character.
     
  12. dinovelvet

    dinovelvet Antifanboi Full Member

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    "HW boxing hasn't been better than before the Klitschko era.. The Klitschko era was terrible. "

    Dana White telling it like it is :smile:
     
  13. sauhund II

    sauhund II Well-Known Member Full Member

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    The bodybuilder can train as much as he wants but you cannot train a glass chin, cannot train a quitter attitude , a poor boxing brain with zero Ring IQ and ultimately he will fold as a house of cards once Ruiz pulls him into a 3 min a round fight not bodybuilding contest again.
     
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  14. NoNeck

    NoNeck Pugilist Specialist Full Member

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    Joshua shouldn’t train that soon after a concussion.
     
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  15. roughdiamond

    roughdiamond Please don't ban me Full Member

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    Joshua should be taking a month off also IMO.

    If he's training already, it's more unlikely he will be changing the processes he needs to change. And those are some major changes.

    I'm pretty sure Joshua is just surrounded with yes men.
     
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