Efe Ajagba, Parker listed for Commonwealth heavyweight boxing title
Nigeria’s rising heavyweight boxer, Efe Ajagba has been listed among contenders for the vacant Commonwealth heavyweight boxing title, which elimination fights will start immediately after the COVID-19 pandemic.
Parker’s promoter blames ‘greedy’ Wilder men for delayed unification bout
Joseph Parker’s promoter, David Higgins has launched a stinging verbal broadside at Anthony Joshua rival, Deontay Wilder, saying the American’s greed is killing any hope of unifying the world boxing heavyweight class, reports boxingnewsonline.net. In a story filed by John Dennen, Higgins said the ‘Wilder side are so outrageously cynical and greedy that they’re killing…
Anthony Joshua beats Parker on points in world heavyweight title fight
Anthony Joshua was taken the distance for the first time in his professional career before winning a unanimous points decision in his world heavyweight title unification fight with Joseph Parker.
No hiding place for Parker, Anthony Joshua boasts
Anthony Joshua says he must “simplify the madness” of the most anticipated fight of 2018 when he meets Joseph Parker in Cardiff today.
Joseph Parker vows to beat ‘overhyped, arrogant’ Joshua
Anthony Joshua is overhyped and set for a major upset in Saturday’s heavyweight unification fight, insists his opponent, Joseph Parker.
Parker at his best punching power, training partner warns Joshua
Next Saturday, Anthony Joshua (AJ) and Joseph Parker are set to do battle at the Principality Stadium in Cardiff, Wales with everything on the line, reports givemesport.com.
Joshua hopes to knock out Parker in sixth, eight round
If 2017 for Anthony Joshua was about becoming the world’s number one heavyweight, 2018 is all about creating his legacy, writes boxingscene.com. “No one is on the journey anymore,” Joshua said on Wednesday. “We’re at the destination.” Bold words for someone with just 20 professional fights to his name. Then again, Joshua is no normal…
Anthony Joshua promises blood, ahead of Joseph Parker fight
Ahead of the unification fight, Anthony Joseph has promised ‘there will be blood’ when he fights against Joseph Parker at the Principality Stadium in Cardiff on March 31. “I can't tell you exactly how the fight will go, but we're big, we're strong, and the punches do hurt after a while," Joshua told Sky Sports.…
Anthony Joshua not bothered by weight speculation
Anthony Joshua says he is not bothered by speculations over his weight ahead of his world heavyweight boxing title unification bout with Joseph Parker at the end of the month. In an interview with Sky Sports, Joshua refused to confirm assumptions that he will weigh-in notably lighter to fight Joseph Parker. “AJ” weighed in at…
Joseph Parker offers Anthony Joshua rematch if he beats the world champion
Joseph Parker has said he will agree to a rematch with Anthony Joshua should he beat the Briton in Cardiff on March 31. The two heavyweights go head to head at the Principality Stadium, with the WBO, WBA and IBF titles all on the line. Parker is confident he’ll get the better of his rival…