Kubrat Pulev proved himself to be an unconventional character throughout struggle week earlier than his defeat to Anthony Joshua on Saturday night time.
The Bulgarian gave a collection of distinctive interviews and took centre stage as he clashed with AJ at their weigh-in.
He additionally took this persona into the ring and was exchanging phrases with the champion earlier than the primary bell rang as they stood throughout from each other within the ring.
The struggle started with a cagey opening couple of rounds as each males appeared hesitant and exchanged jabs.
It exploded into motion within the third as Joshua hammered Pulev with a tough proper hand which had him harm.
The challenger responded by laughing after which letting out a loud scream, nearly like a warfare cry as if he was making an attempt to persuade AJ he was not in hassle.
Joshua didn’t hear although and pummelled him into the ropes, prompting a rely from the referee.
The challenger fought on however was as soon as once more floored, this time by a large uppercut from the champion. Once more he rose and survived the spherical.
Joshua was cautious to not be reckless and waited till spherical 9 to execute the end.
Pulev discovered himself floored once more within the ninth and acquired up solely to be completed with a brutal proper from AJ.
In his post-fight interview, AJ was inevitably requested about WBC king Tyson Fury.
He after all indicated that that is the struggle he desires, however reasonably than reply instantly, he requested the followers to take action for him.
In response Fury posted a video message on social media.
“Properly there you go everybody,” he started.
“Anthony Joshua simply s*** himself dwell on tv.
“He acquired requested if he desires the struggle and he went across the bushes and put his a*** within the hedge.
“I need the struggle, I need the struggle subsequent. I’ll knock him out inside three rounds.
“He’s a giant, bum dosser, I can’t wait to knock him out.”