Anthony Joshua Denies Seeing Wife Of Man City Star Riyad Mahrez. According to Wikipedia, Anthony Joshua is a British professional boxer who is two times a unified heavyweight champion. He held the WBA, IBF, WBO, and IBO titles since Dec2019 and previously, between 2016 and June 2019.
He was born in 0ctober 15,1989. As an amateur, he represented England at the 2011 world championships in the super-heavyweight division, where he won a silver medal. Joshua also represented Great Britain at the 2012 Olympics, winning gold. After turning professional, in 2014, he was named Prospect of the year by The Ring Magazine.
Furthermore, Joshua is ranked as the world’s second-best active heavyweight as of April 2020, by The Ring magazine and Transnational boxing rankings board and third by BoxRec, also, sixth-best active boxer, pound for pound, by BoxRec.
Joshua has been reportedly been seen out with Riyad Mahrez’s wife. Joshua’s team denies that Joshua knows Riyad’s wife, based on the allegations. To get the whole detail read below
Anthony Joshua Denies Seeing Wife Of Man City Star Riyad Mahrez
Joshua is 30, reportedly spotted out with 26-year-old Rita, who has two children with Riyad, but is now separated. Mahrez who is a Manchester City star.
According to Daily Mail, ‘based on the allegations against Joshua following that he was seen with Riyad’s wife on a night out together’, Joshua’s team has come out fighting after the heavyweight superstar was linked to the wife of Riyad Mahrez.
It was reported in the SUN that Joshua was spotted on nights out with Rita, both in public and at the luxury pad of a mutual friend.
Joshua’s Spokesman’s Response Following The Allegation
To address the topic Joshua’s spokesman has vehemently denied the accusation. The Spokesman told the SUN “ Anthony Joshua doesn’t know Mrs. Mahrez and has no wish to, now or in future”. He continues “ he’s disappointed that she or people around her have tried to use his name to generate publicity.”
Joshua is single after separating from Nicole Osbourne in 2016, who gave him a son. He was alleged to have first met Rita in London’s high-end Tape nightclub in December but is reported to have backed out from the situation upon learning she was still married to Mahrez.
29-year-old Riyad Mahrez married Rita in a private ceremony with only close family and friends back in August 2015 after the couple had dated for about five months.
However, the couple has since said to be estranged, and have minimal contact with each other. They left their Cheshire mansion after they tried to salvage their marriage, which was already four years.
Rita who is currently single is said to be living in Buckinghamshire. In December, a club-goer told The Sun that Rita Bumped into Joshua on her way out and he invited her to join him at his table in VIP.
However, she was with a female pal, clearly thought Joshua was incredibly hot, then they spent more of the evening flirting and laughing. According to the source, he didn’t have any clue who she was but thought she was a pretty girl. AJ was the second boxer Rita has been linked to, with reports emerging earlier this year of the American boxer Deonatary Wilder flirting with her at a club in Manchester.