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Dimitrenko: Parker is Looking Past Me, He's Focused on Joshua

Alexander Dimitrenko has accused Joseph Parker of looking past him, though the Kiwi heavyweight says he's been cutting out social and mainstream media to avoid the world title talk distracting him fro...Read More

Johnny Nelson: Parker is at The Same Level as Anthony Joshua

A leading British boxing commentator has warned world champion Anthony Joshua 'not to take Joseph Parker for granted' if the pair clash for the IBF belt. The two young heavyweights appear on a collisi...Read More

Joseph Parker Avoids Social Media as Fight Rumors Swirl

New Zealand heavyweight boxer Joseph Parker is staying off social media as speculation surrounding his next fight intensifies. Parker is set to face Russian giant Alexander Dimitrenko on Saturday in h...Read More

Joseph Parker vs. Andy Ruiz For Vacant WBO Title?

Boxers Joseph Parker and Alexander Dimitrenko trade verbal blows at Burger King ahead of their heavyweight fight on Saturday. The wheels are in motion for Joseph Parker to fight for a world heavyweigh...Read More

Parker's Trainer: Dimitrenko is Bigger Challenge Than Haumono

#1 ranked IBF heavyweight contender Joseph Parker (20-0) has a lot at stake Saturday in New Zealand when he faces Alexander Dimitrenko at the Vodafone Events Centre. A loss would at least temporarily...Read More

Parker's Title Prospects Increase as WBO Pressures Tyson Fury

Joseph Parker's world title prospects have increased with the WBO putting heat on Tyson Fury to explain his medical condition. Fury pulled out of his defence of the WBO, IBO and WBA titles in a rematc...Read More

Photos: Joseph Parker, Alexander Dimitrenko - Go Face To Face

Joseph Parker's raw emotion shown at yesterday's press conference could be a sign of the pressure and expectation he is under as the Kiwi boxer prepares for his fight next week against unknown Alexand...Read More

Parker Tabbed By Bookies as Big Underdog in Joshua Fight

Joseph Parker isn't feeling any love from the British bookies. Leading British betting agencies Paddy Power and BetVictor are running odds on a potential world heavyweight title fight between New Zeal...Read More

Hearn Keeps Everyone in Suspense on Joshua vs. Klitschko, Parker

Joseph Parker has slipped into a fallback option for Anthony Joshua's next world title fight with promoter Eddie Hearn making progress in lining up former champion Wladimir Kitschko....Read More

Hearn: My Gut Says Joshua-Parker Next, Klitschko Next Year

Anthony Joshua's promoter has reiterated a preference for Joseph Parker to take the next IBF title shot as the top of world heavyweight scene gets increasingly crowded....Read More

Joseph Parker Learning From David Tua's Mistakes as Shot Nears

Painful lessons learned from David Tua's failed world heavyweight title challenge are fuelling Joseph Parker's bid to go one step better. Kevin Barry has opened up for the first time on the shortcomin...Read More

Hearn: Joseph Parker Has The Balls To Fight Anthony Joshua!

Anthony Joshua's promoter Eddie Hearn has talked up Joseph Parker's attitude and abilities as the two young heavyweights get ready to square off for the IBF world title. Hearn is set to name Joshua's ...Read More

Parker: Dimitrenko's Height Will Prepare Me For Champions

Joseph Parker (20-0) will step foot in the squared circle for the fourth time in 2016 on October 1st. Standing across from him will be 6'7.5" Russian giant Alexander Dimitrenko (38-2). Parker's mand...Read More

Hearn Says Parker is Frontrunner For Anthony Joshua, Nov. 26

Anthony Joshua's promoter Eddie Hearn says Joseph Parker is now the favoured option for November's world heavyweight title fight in Manchester. Hearn has been struggling to tie down Bulgaria's Kubrat ...Read More

Joseph Parker Feels Power is More Fierce With Improved Training

Joseph Parker has sounded an ominous warning to his rivals, saying a new weights programme has added to his thunderous power. And he's adamant it hasn't come at the expense of his notorious speed....Read More

Video: Joseph Parker Putting in Work For Dimitrenko Showdown

Parker Training Camp Video For Dimitrenko - Firing up a heavyweight boxer who holds a 20-0 record isn't exactly a wise move when you're about to step into the ring with him. ...Read More

Video: Joseph Parker Talks Joshua, Dimitrenko, Training Camp

Firing up a heavyweight boxer who holds a 20-0 record isn't exactly a wise move when you're about to step into the ring with him. But that's exactly the method Alexander Dimitrenko has chosen followin...Read More

Joseph Parker Vows To Batter Dimitrenko Over Takam Comment

A fired-up Joseph Parker has accused his giant Russian opponent of being 'disrespectful' and plans to make him pay in the ring. Alexander Dimitrenko said on Tuesday he doesn't believe Kiwi heavyweight...Read More

Dimitrenko Worried About Parker Judges, Felt Takam Was Robbed

Alexander Dimitrenko doesn't believe Joseph Parker beat Carlos Takam and concedes he will probably have to deliver a knockout to secure victory in New Zealand. ...Read More

Parker's Promoter: We're Ready For Joshua in November or March

Joseph Parker's handlers are confident their fighter's focus is under control as talk continues to swirl of a rushed world title fight against Anthony Joshua. Parker fights German-based Russian Alexan...Read More