Racism is a virus – Anthony Joshua

Racism is a virus – Anthony Joshua

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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



Mudashiru Shittu

A Sport writer , reporter and a broadcaster with huge knowledge of Sporting Events in Africa and beyond .


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