Who is Andy Ruiz Jr? Anthony Joshua set to fight Mexican-American heavyweight instead of Jarrell Miller on June 1


Who is Andy Ruiz Jr? Anthony Joshua set to fight Mexican-American heavyweight instead of Jarrell Miller on June 1

Andy Ruiz Jr is set to be officially announced as Anthony Joshua’s new opponent for June 1 at Madison Square Garden in New York.

The 29-year-old Mexican-American is expected to step in after Jarrell Miller failed three drugs tests and was ruled out of the fight.

Andy Ruiz Jr will face Anthony Joshua on June 1

Ruiz Jr has had 33 professional bouts so far, and also fought an extensive amateur career including an Olympic qualification attempt in 2008.

As a pro, he’s lost just once to Joseph Parker and now feels ready to step up in class again after rebuilding.

You can find out all you need to know about Andy Ruiz Jr below.