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() 'I am not a doctor... health of boxers I work with is paramount': Anthony Joshua's trainer Rob McCracken responds after brain charity says heavyweight could have been fatally injured by Andy Ruiz knockdowns Rob McCracken admits he knew Anthony Joshua had concussion in Ruiz Jr loss A brain charity says Joshua could've been fatally injured by additional blows McCracken has defended his action and insists AJ was safe to carry on fighting  

By Press Association

Published: 14:29 BST, 12 September 2019 | Updated: 14:38 BST, 12 September 2019


Leading brain injury charity Headway has criticised Anthony Joshua's trainer Rob McCracken for allowing the boxer to fight on whilst apparently concussed.

Joshua was dropped twice in the third round of his defeat to Andy Ruiz Jr. in June and McCracken told the BBC he 'knew he (Joshua) was concussed, and I'm trying to get him through a few more rounds'.

Describing it as a 'shocking admission,' Headway's deputy chief executive Luke Griggs said in a statement:

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