Andy Ruiz Jr has dismissed Anthony Joshua’s new ‘slimmer’ physique after seeing his physique transformation forward of their upcoming rematch.
The Mexican-American himself launched a slimmed down image that brought about a stir earlier this month, and has now reacted to the newest pictures of Joshua.
Final week, many followers commented on AJ’s new physique form when he uploaded the beneath video of him celebrating his birthday.
Ruiz weighed in on the matter and stated: “He appears to be like a little bit slimmer, however I don’t suppose that’s going to do any completely different.
“You are able to do no matter you need outdoors of the ring, however inside the ring when it’s combat time, like Mike Tyson stated, ‘Everybody has a plan till you get hit.’”
The unified heavyweight world champion additionally acknowledged that he now believes he is aware of his opponent’s sport plan for his or her December 7 rematch.
Ruiz continued: “He’s going to try to win by factors… particularly since he’s going to be operating round.
“My job is to chop the ring, and that’s precisely what we’ve been coaching for.
“I don’t actually fear about what he’s doing, you already know. Now we have to fret about what we’re doing. He has to coach arduous.
“I really feel that he has extra strain than I do. I simply need to do what I’ve to do, and simply let my palms go and focus…
“He even stated at one of many press conferences, he stated that he was gonna be boxing round.
“He kinda informed me his technique, however no matter he does we’re gonna do the most effective we are able to to do our factor.
“I believe the primary factor I’ve gotta do is simply let my palms go and throw my mixtures.”