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England’s Anthony Joshua, 27, is the new heavyweight champion of the world after beating Wladimir Klitschko at Wembley

CHAMP: Anthony Joshua

ANTHONY JOSHUA has beaten Wladimir Klitschko to become the new heavyweight champion of the world.

The 27-year-old added the WBA belt to his IBF title with an 11th-round stoppage of Wladimir at Wembley tonight (April 29) in front of a crowd of 90,000 people.

Anthony was knocked down in round six but twice had Wladimir on the canvas in the penultimate round before the referee stepped in.

He remains undefeated as a professional, with 19 victories.

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