- Anthony Joshua has backed women following his post on social media
- The four-belt champion believes no man should maltreat a woman for any reason
- AJ defeated Kubrat Pulev last November following a ninth-round stoppage
- Joshua and Fury have signed a two-fight agreement in principle set to happen in 2021
Anthony Joshua may be knocking out opponents as the heavyweight but the British-born Nigerian boxer surely has a soft spot for women.
The 31-year-old who is a close friend to his mother revealed that any man who maltreats a woman will never experience peace in their lives.
The IBF, IBO, WBA and WBO heavyweight made a post on his Instagram handle backing women for their relentless efforts in keeping the family.
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He said on Instagram:
"Any man who treats woman like sh*t will never know peace.
"Let's heal our women, be real to our women."
Joshua is currently preparing for the heavyweight unification fight with fellow British fighter and WBC champion Tyson Fury.
The date of the historic fight is yet to be announced but Joshua's manager Eddie Hearn has confirmed that the showpiece will take place in a yet to be decided venue.
Joshua defeated the Bulgarian Brut Kubrat Pulev back in November following a ninth-round stoppage.
Meanwhile, Legit.ng had earlier reported that two-time heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua has hinted he is gradually drawing closer to the end of his boxing career.
The 31-year-old currently holds the WBA, IBF, WBO, and IBO titles having won 24 of his 25 professional fights so far.
He recently defended his titles against mandatory challenger Kubrat Pulev where he ended the bout in the ninth round.
Legit.ng also reported that WBC heavyweight champion Tyson Fury has vowed to knock his countryman Anthony Joshua out in the third round.
The 32-year-old made the comments in a short clip posted on his official Twitter page after watching his fellow Briton beat Bulgarian opposition Kubrat Pulev at the O2 Arena.
This Joshua's second straight win after reclaiming his IBF, WBA, and WBO titles from Andy Ruiz Jr about a year ago in Saudi Arabia.