Anthony Joshua I would like to tap from Klitschko's experience - Nigerian-born boxer

Joshua also admitted that even though “all looks good on the outside” Klitschko had “put his body through so many years impact”.

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Wladimir Klitschko and Anthony Joshua play Anthony Joshua is open to the idea of having his rematch with Klitschko in Lagos (AFP)
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World heavyweight champion, Anthony Joshua has said he wishes to tap from the wealth of experience Wladimir Klitschko has garnered over his fighting years.

In a report by BBC Sport Joshua noted that he will be glad if the retired boxer can share some of his experiences as a professional boxer with him.

He added, “I’d appreciate it if we just sat down as gentlemen, and he gave me some experience he’s learned from over the years.”

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Anthony Joshua licks his lips at the prospect of post-fight crumble.

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Joshua also admitted that even though “all looks good on the outside” Klitschko had “put his body through so many years impact”.

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The 27-year-old Joshua, knocked out Klitschko at Wembley Stadium in April, 2017 and had hoped they would fight again in Las Vegas on November 11, 2017 before the 41-year-old Ukrainian announced his retirement earlier this month.

Joshua once said “In my heart of hearts I kind of knew he probably wouldn’t fight again,” said Joshua.

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