bellew: joshua has replaced mayweather as the king of boxing

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young gun anthony joshua got up off the canvas to stop former champion wladimir klitschko saturday in the 11th round of a heavyweight world title fight that is being hailed as an epic.in a tumultuous atmosphere at wembley stadium, 90,000 fans saw the undefeated 27-year-old add the wba, ibf titles to his international boxing federation (ibf) belt sparked by a devastating right uppercut that led to the 41-year-old klitschko being felled in the 11th.the ukrainian former world champion rose unsteadily before being floored again. he bravely got up once more but referee david fields waved it off soon after as he was unable to defend himself against a barrage of joshua blows on the ropes.the ukrainian had also been sent crashing to the floor in the fifth round as the 27-year-old british fighter took his perfect record to 19 stoppage wins in 19 fights.a third defence of his ibf world heavyweight title also earned joshua the vacant wba, ibf belts as he became the first british heavyweight since lewis in 2002 to hold three versions of the world title.it was klitschko's first stoppage defeat since lamon brewster beat him in 2004 and leaves his record at 64 wins and five defeats.former wbc ......

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