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Anthony Joshua: I’m on 15-year prison term to boxing. I want my belts back

News Summed Up 2019-12-03 05:30:00

Joshua insists that he has learnt from the shock defeat by Ruiz in June and will regain his titles this weekend Times Photographer Marc AsplandAnthony Joshua knows all about second chances. As a teenager in Watford, his life could have gone down a very different path from being a millionaire sports star. At 18, Joshua was briefly staying in hostels in Watford and, by his own admission, out causing mischief like “fighting and other crazy stuff”. He has never exactly clarified what criminal charge he faced around 2007 when he ended up on remand in Reading prison as a wayward teenager. When he avoided prison but was put on a tag for a year, it forced…