AMERICAN Andy Ruiz Jnr is the latest man rumoured to be stepping in for Jarrell Miller and challenging WBA, IBF and WBO world heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua at Madison Square Garden, New York on June 1.
According to BoxingScene.com, the 29-year-old is set to meet Joshua’s promoter, Eddie Hearn, and attempt to negotiate a deal, thus joining the likes of Michael Hunter, Luis Ortiz, Manuel Charr and Adam Kownacki on the June 1 shortlist.
“We will be ready on June 1st,” said Ruiz Jnr. “I’m coming for those belts. That WBO belt belongs to me. Everyone knows I beat (Joseph) Parker.”