I've learnt my lessons, Anthony Joshua reveals
British boxer, Anthony Joshua, revealed he has identified the mistake that lead to his defeat to Oleksandr Usyk on Saturday.
WuzupNigeria reported that Usyk dethroned Joshua at the Tottenham Stadium via unanimous decision with scores of 117-112, 116-112, 115-113.
The defeat was Joshua's second in his professional career after the loss to Andy Ruiz Jr in New York in 2019.
Usyk now holds Joshua's WBA, WBO and IBF heavyweight belts, becoming the third boxer after Evander Holyfield and David Haye to win world titles at cruiserweight and heavyweight.
Joshua's promoter, Eddie Heard, described the Britisih pugilist as devasted after the fight.
However, in a tweet on Thirsday, Joshua who is expected to activate the rematch clause allayed the fears of his fans with a positive message.
"I’ve watched the fight, analysed my preparations & identified my mistakes. I’ve learnt my lesson.
"Thanks for sending love & checking in. Don’t worry about me. My spirit is strong," he tweeted.
Meanwhile, promoter,Hearn, has sounded that Usyk is not home dry just yet.
He revealed that Joshua intends to activate the rematch clause in order to reclaim his belts