Anthony Joshua predicts ‘iconic’ night in December rematch with Andy Ruiz Jr.

first_img“It’s going to be an incredible night and I’m thrilled so many of my fans are going to be there, particularly from the United Kingdom,” said Joshua. “It’ll definitely be a night people will tell their grandchildren they were at, one of those iconic evenings of boxing. Everyone from Saudi has been brilliant to work with.”Landed safely.. we give thanks KSA— Anthony Joshua (@anthonyfjoshua) November 24, 2019Joshua also posted a video on social media after landing at King Khalid International Airport in Riyadh, the former world champion posing for pictures and chatting with fans.✈️🇸🇦🧳🚶🏾‍♂️🚖🎟— Anthony Joshua (@anthonyfjoshua) November 24, 2019 Anthony Joshua has promised an “incredible night” of boxing on Dec. 7 after arriving in Saudi Arabia ahead of his rematch against Andy Ruiz Jr.Joshua is aiming to reclaim the IBF, WBA and WBO heavyweight titles after suffering a shock loss — the first of his professional career — at the hands of replacement opponent Ruiz last June. Join DAZN to watch Ruiz vs. Joshua 2 and 100-plus fight nights a yearHaving dropped his rival earlier in the round, the Briton was sensationally floored in the third. He was also knocked down twice in the seventh, leading to the contest being stopped.After their first bout was staged at the iconic Madison Square Garden in New York, the duo will meet again in Riyadh, with the determined challenger predicting an unforgettable fight as he bids to avenge the only blot on his boxing CV.last_img read more

Donegal businesses urged to come hear of new sales opportunities

first_imgBusinesses in Donegal interested in finding sales in a market already open to Irish trade, are being urged to make the most of the chance to come along to a workshop in the Local Enterprise Office in Letterkenny tomorrow (Thursday) to hear how they can find sales in the Dutch market.“Many Donegal businesses probably do not realise that The Netherlands is Ireland’s second most important mainland European export market and there are tremendous opportunities for growth there,” Head of Enterprise in Donegal, Michael Tunney said.He added that the Local Enterprise Office is delighted to have Steve Murnaghan an Export Consultant, based in Amsterdam, in Donegal for the event this week, to present an overview of the Netherlands and how companies here can explore new sales opportunities. “Steve will dispel some of mystery surrounding preparing for export, selecting and researching markets, prospecting, getting to market and gaining traction in Europe and I am certain that many businesses in Donegal could gain a lot from hearing what he has to say,” Mr Tunney added.The event in the Local Enterprise Office tomorrow afternoon is just one of many organised across the county this week as part of Local Enterprise Week.The week’s events will conclude with a marketing event in Gallagher’s hotel on Friday morning where a small number of places are still available.“We are certain that there have been terrific learning and networking opportunities for businesses every day, and I would urge those interested in discovering new markets for their business to book for the workshop with Steve Murnaghan,” Mr. Tunney said. To book events, log on to or send an e.mail to or phone 0749160735.Local Enterprise Office Donegal is supported through co-funding from the Irish Government and the European Regional Development Fund 2014 – 2020.Donegal businesses urged to come hear of new sales opportunities was last modified: March 7th, 2018 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)last_img read more