Joshua, who retains the WBA, IBF and WBO belts, joined a march in his home town of Watford, when 3-time Wimbledon champion Becker posted on social media to display his involvement in the large rally in London.
Becker, 52, donned a green encounter mask, along with a black hoodie and cap, as he mingled among the substantial chanting group in Parliament Sq..
The tennis winner, whose 1st wife of 7 several years, Barbara Feltus, experienced an African-American father, has extended spoken out from racism.
“Of course there is racism in activity, for the reason that racism is portion of our society,” he explained to CNN again in 2012.
Joshua speaks out
Joshua took a extra energetic part in his community demonstration, addressing a limited-knit group who had gathered all around him. “We stand united against the virus, and the virus I’m referring to is racism,” he reported.
“We can no for a longer time, from currently onwards, be proud, we can no longer sit again and continue to be silent on the senseless, illegal killings, sly racism of a different human based mostly only on what? Their skin coloration.
“We need to have to talk out in peaceful demonstrations, just like right now, so effectively performed, Watford.”
Joshua, who is staying lined up for a major money entire world title unification bout from fellow Briton Tyson Fury, wore a knee brace and was on crutches at the demonstration. That was a “precautionary evaluate” immediately after he felt a twinge in teaching, in accordance to his spokesman.