Anthony Joshua considers a Rumble in the Jungle fight with Wilder in Nigeria

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Anthony Joshua would “100 per cent” consider fighting Deontay Wilder in an undisputed world unification fight in Africa, in homage to the “Rumble in the Jungle” involving Muhammad Ali and George Foreman, the WBO, WBA and IBF heavyweight champion of the world disclosed on Thursday, according to the Telegraph

The governments of Nigeria and Ghana have already tabled offers to host a “Rumble in the Jungle II”, Telegraph Sport can reveal, but Joshua, whose family hails from the Yoruba tribe of Nigeria, must firstly overcome the Russian challenger, Alexander Povetkin, at Wembley Stadium on Saturday.


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