Anthony Joshua has been ranked as the second richest young sportsperson in the UK, after Gareth Bale. Anthony Joshua has a net worth of 107 million pounds, with the Real Madrid winger topping the list with 114m pounds. This has come from The Sunday Times‘ Young Rich List, which is for people 30 or younger.
Meanwhile, Formula 1 driver Lewis Hamilton tops The Sunday Times‘ Rich List with a net worth of 224m pounds followed by David Beckham, with 200m pounds. It should be interesting to see how Anthony Joshua performs subsequently on the ranking.
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Anthony Joshua’s world title fight with Kubrat Pulev put back to October
Anthony Joshua’s fight against Kubrat Pulev has been pushed to October at the earliest ahead of his possible showdown with Tyson Fury in 2021.
The WBA, IBF and WBO heavyweight champion was due to meet IBF mandatory challenger Pulev, on June 20 at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium, but due to the Coronavirus pandemic, the fight will now take place between October and December.
Raymond Dokpesi recovers from coronavirus
Raymond Dokpesi Snr, the chairman and founder of Daar Communications, owners of AIT, has recovered from coronavirus. On May 1st, Dokpesi, his daughter-in-law and six members of his family, tested positive for the virus, days after his first son, Raymond Jnr, tested positive for the virus. They were immediately evacuated to an isolation center in Abuja where they received treatment for the disease.
Health Minister clarifies that Chinese doctors aren’t guests
The Minister of Health Dr. Osagie Ehanire on Thursday said that the 15-member Chinese doctors who are still in the country are not guests of the Nigerian government. Speaking at the daily briefing of the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 in Abuja, Ehanire disclosed that the Chinese medics are staff of the China Civil Engineering Construction Corporation (CCECC). He further revealed that they are in Nigeria on a Company visa.