The Governor of Ogun state has met with world boxing champion Anthony Joshua after he successfully defeated Parker last weekend.
Ogun State Governor, Ibikunle Amosun has met and posed with superstar world boxing champion, Anthony Joshua in Cardiff.
Amosun had led a delegation to Cardiff, Wales to watch and cheer Anthony Joshua to victory over the weekend.
The Ogun State born British boxer defeated Joseph Parker over the weekend to earn his 4th World Heavyweight title. Anthony’s father is from Ogun state.
In a report by Dailystar, Anthony Joshua took home a whopping £18-20million after defeating Joseph Parker Saturday night.
Joshua, 28, defended his WBA and IBF belts and added Parker’s WBO heavyweight title to his list of achievements. Parker, meanwhile, is estimated to receive around £13million from the bout.
The staggering sums include sponsorship deal revenue and pay-per-view fees collected by Sky Sports Box Office, which is showing the fight live.