Today, we will discuss the professional boxer Anthony Joshua’s personal life and career. Originally, he is known as Anthony Oluwafemi Olaseni Joshua. Because of his outstanding professionalism and skills in the field of boxing, he has won several awards and titles adding each of them to his winning record. Some of those achievements include the British title and the Commonwealth titles for the heavyweight championship (2015-2016). Once, he has also earned the heavyweight world title. As per Ring magazine, he has been referred to as the Potential Boxer of the Year. Anthony Joshua has amazed all his fans around the globe with his great fights.
He held the WBA, IBF, IBO titles as heavy weightlifting champion. After James DeGale, he is the only one among the British boxers who have won the gold medal. Despite his amazing career, at present, he is making headlines over the internet for his new girlfriend. Who is his lady love? Is he even dating anyone or it’s just a rumour? You must be more curious to know. Let’s have a quick overview of Anthony Joshua and his career & personal life details.
Anthony Joshua Early Life & Career Details
This British professional boxer, Anthony Oluwafemi Olaseni Joshua (professionally known as Anthony Joshua) was born on 15 October 1989. As of now, he is 32 years old. He was born to Yeta Joshua (mother) and Robert Joshua (father) at Watford, Hertfordshire, England. He also siblings Jacob Joshua, Janet Joshua, and Loretta Joshua. For primary education, he attended Mayflower School. Later, he joined Kings Langley Secondary School. During his school days, he excelled in athletics. From a very young age, his interest in sports has pushed him to what he is at present.
Talking about his professional career, in brief, Anthony Joshua started his career in the boxing ring in 2013. He gained fame after winning silver at the 2011 World Championships. Following that, he won a gold medal at the 2012 Olympics which took place in London. Anthony always showed his interest and eagerness in improving his boxing skills. You will be glad to know that Anthony Joshua is considered the seventh-largest active boxer in the entire world. He also won the British title and the Commonwealth title. His other interests include playing chess and reading books. Other than this, he has also done various brand endorsements for Under Armour, Lucozade. As per the 2021 records, he is considered one of the most influential Black British People. His Instagram account is currently holding more than 13.2 million followers. You can follow his Instagram handle for more of his boxing updates.
Anthony Joshua Girlfriend: Relationship Status
The famous boxer, Anthony Joshua was romantically related to the dance and yoga instructor, Nicole Osbourne. They welcomed their son in 2015, whom they named Joseph. But their relationship didn’t work well which caused their split. Moreover, last year, Anthony mentioned how he is positively related to his long-time promoter Eddie Hearn. She has been promoting him since 2013, which is right from the period of his debut. He also stated that they will always share a positive, healthy, and fair friendship, no matter what.
Well, it’s a turn-off. Anthony Joshua isn’t dating anyone at present. After his split with Nicole, the boxer hasn’t dated anybody. He has always been very much busy in his boxing arena. Thus, it has been difficult for him to maintain a balance between his professional and relationship. In several interviews, the boxer stated that having a girlfriend will make him shift his routine but that’s not what he feels to do. Also, he made it very clear that even if he dates anyone in the future he would make sure that neither of them needs to compromise their work as that’s difficult enough to do. His fans wish him good luck for the upcoming days of his life. We will update this section if anything new comes up in Anthony Joshua’s life.