Boxing Stars React To Joshua vs. Ruiz: Deontay Wilder Says Joshua "Wasn't A True Champion"

The sport of boxing was shook to its core on June 1 when a new unified world heavyweight champion was crowned at Madison Square Garden.

Social media was set ablaze when Andy Ruiz Jr. stopped Anthony Joshua to win the WBA, WBO and IBF heavyweight titles. What was just as shocking was in the manner in which Ruiz beat Joshua, which was a seventh-round stoppage after knocking him down four times.

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From current to former world champions to rising contenders and prospects, everyone had something to say about the historic night. Below are reactions from the boxing world, including from WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder, on the historic upset.

Fightful had a live podcast after the fight ended dissecting Ruiz's historic upset win over Joshua as well as the rest of the main card which can be seen in the video below.

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