Anthony Joshua Heavyweight champion throws support behind Nigerian boxer, Ekundayo

Ekundayo’s next title fight is set to be announced soon and Joshua is backing him to come out tops.

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Anthony Joshua and Larry Ekundayo play Anthony Joshua and Larry Ekundayo met at an event recently (Instagram/Larry Ekundayo )
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Reigning Heavyweight Champion of the world, Anthony Joshua has declared his support for Nigerian boxer Larry Ekundayo ahead of his Commonwealth title fight.

Ekundayo’s next title fight is set to be announced soon and Joshua is backing him to come out tops.

Joshua and Ekundayo met at an event recently and the Nigerian boxer took to his Instagram to share a video of an endorsement from the Brit.

Larry Ekundayo play Larry Ekundayo is preparing for a commonwealth title bout (Instagram/Anthony Joshua )

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“Larry, the Champ, the one and only. Please make sure you support as he goes and fight for the title,” Joshua said in the video.

 

Get behind him, we need the country to get behind him,” he added.

When the heavyweight champion of the world @anthony_joshua, call out Nigerians to start backing their own. True legend this man is,” Ekundayo wrote alongside the video.

Anthony Joshua play Anthony Joshua enjoyed massive support from Nigeria (AFP/File)

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Nigerian-born Joshua highly embraces and identified his Nigerian roots.

He had huge support during his WBA Heavyweight title win against veteran Ukrainian boxer Wladimir Klitschko on Saturday, April 29.

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