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Anthony Joshua Secures New Heavyweight Title After Unanimous Victory Against Joseph Parker

Joshua's win means that he now holds three of the four recognized world boxing titles.

British-Nigerian boxer Anthony Joshua is now holds the WBO world heavyweight champion, after defeating opponent Joseph Parker in a highly-anticipated match on Saturday night in Cardiff, Wales.

It was a calculated and extended win for Joshua, who challenged Parker's durability over a 36 minute match, eventually earning the win in the 11th round after a unanimous decision.

"This was about boxing finesse—I stuck to my word," the heavyweight told Sky Sports. "I know what it takes to be a champion. Joshua Parker said he wanted a war, but it was all about boxing finesse. The main thing we cannot forget is that I am the unified heavyweight champion of the world."

Joshua's win means that he now holds three of the four recognized world titles, repots BBC News. He is now the unified WBA, IBF and WBO world heavyweight.

Joshua had no reservations about revealing who he wants to take on next.

"I want [Deontay] Wilder or [Tyson] Fury. Get him [Wilder] in the ring and I'll knock him spark out."

Clearly there's no slowing this man down. Congrats to the heavyweight champion!


Boity's Hometown Takes Centre Stage In Her New Music Video

Boity has released the music video for her latest single 'O18's Finest' which features Maglera Doe Boy and Ginger Trill.

South African rapper Boity has finally shared the visuals for her latest single "018's Finest" featuring Maglera Doe Boy and Ginger Trill. The single comes off Boity's EP 4463, which dropped last December. Marked as a fan favourite "018's Finest" borrows from Boity's hometown dialing code. The 31-year-old rapper hails from Potchefstroom, affectionately known as Potch, a quaint town in South Africa's North West province. The music video highlights the lesser known aspects of hip-hop culture in the otherwise sleepy town.

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