Nigerian born British Heavyweight Champion Anthony Joshua has joined list of athletes who has spoken against racism at Black Lives Matter march in Watford.
The two-time heavyweight champion spoke in his hometown in front of hundreds of people.
According to the 30-year-old, the virus has been declared as a pandemic.
“The virus has been declared a pandemic,”
“This is out of control. And I’m not talking about Covid-19. The virus I’m talking about is called racism.”
Joshua, whose bout with Kuburat Pulev on June 20 has been postponed, added that there is a need to be united against racism
“We stand united against a virus which has been instrumental in taking lives, taking lives of the young, old, rich, poor; a virus which is unapologetic and spreads across all sectors.”
Protests against Racism and police brutality has been going around the globe since the death of George Floyd on May 25