Anthony Joshua Blows Away Povetkin To Retain Titles (Photos)
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Anthony Joshua knocked out Alexander Povetkin to retain his heavyweight titles on Saturday at London’s Wembley Stadium.

The Briton now retains his International Boxing Federation, World Boxing Association and World Boxing Organisation heavyweight titles.

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He sent the Russian crashing to the canvas with a straight right hand and left hook.

Anthony Joshua Blows Away Povetkin To Retain Titles (Photos)
Image: AFP

Even when Povetkin stood to his feet, Joshua rained more punches on him before referee Steve Gray stopped the contest at one minute and 59 seconds of the seventh round.

With the win, Joshua has now stretched his unbeaten professional record to 22 wins coming in 22 fights with 21 of them knockouts.