Anthony Joshua vs. Charles Martin Full Fight Replay Sky Sports Coverage
April 09, 2016 Anthony Joshua vs. Charles Martin at O2 Arena (Millenium Dome), Greenwich, London, United Kingdom for the IBF World heavyweight title
In the fight of the Knock Out artist Charles Martin of Carson, California, USA puts his title on the line against undefeated Anthony Joshua from Watford, Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
This is the first title defense of Charles Martin after winning it last January from Vyacheslav Glazkov while Anthony Joshua destroyed Dillian Whyte in his last bout.
In the first round of the fight both fighters measures each other Joshua uses his long left jab to get the proper punching distance, Joshua started to land his hard rights on the head of Martin, Martin answered back with jabs , Joshua stunned Martin with hard right hand, Joshua landed more clean punches he surely wins this round.
Round 2 begins Joshua started the round landing hard right to the head of Martin, Martin looks slow and in effective then suddenly Joshua connected and hard counter right hand down goes Martin for the first time of the fight Charles beat the count and continue to fight but just few seconds after getting up Joshua landed another hard right to the chin and Martin goes down again Charles Martin looks ok and smiling while waiting for the referee to count Charles beat the count in 9 but the referee stopped the fight it looks like a premature stoppage because Charles Martin looks okay and he beat the count but the ref did not give him another chance.
With the win Anthony Joshua maintains his undefeated record with 100% Knock Out Rate and improves his record to 17 wins while Charles Martin suffered his first defeat in 25 fights.
Anthony Joshua vs Deontay Wilder next looks good to me.