Alleged Anthony Joshua racist messages that his team said came from someone hacking his account have not gone unnoticed by an old rival.
The storm has died down a bit surrounding the recent controversy around heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua’s Instagram account after his promoter confirmed there is a problem with his social accounts that are been investigated by his team.
Old rival Dillian Whyte has not let it go however.
Whyte, who beat Joshua in the amateurs but then was knocked out by Joshua in the pros, has been tabbed as a potential opponent for Joshua again if he cannot secure a unification fight next up against either Joseph Parker or Deontay Wilder.
Indeed, Joshua has gone on record as saying he would love to fight Whyte again with the pair clearly still having bad feelings for one another.
Being today is Black Friday, Whyte has taken to Twitter to make fun of Joshua’s recent Instagram account hack:
“HAPPY BLACK FRIDAY Femi X
@anthonyfjoshua have a superior one X”
Boxing, where almost anything goes these days.
From a fight point of view their first fight a few years back was a terrific one, with Whyte being the first man in the pro ranks to show that Joshua is more than capable of being hurt.
Despite wobbling Joshua heavily, Joshua managed to recover and inflicted a brutal uppercut knockout to close the show: