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Parker Eyes War With Joshua, Brushes Off Whyte's Trash Talk

Fitness freak Anthony Joshua has revealed the size of the task in front of Joseph Parker if the New Zealand heavyweight wants to take the British boxer's IBF world title....Read More

Parker's Coach Confident His Boxer Will Succeed Where Tua Failed

Kevin Barry believes he and Team Parker are better equipped for their world title bid than David Tua's failed challenge in 2000. Joseph Parker earned the mandatory right to challenge IBF belt holder A...Read More

Hearn: Haye Not on Anthony Joshua's Radar For Next Three Fights

Former British world champion Glenn McCrory believes Joseph Parker belongs in the top bracket of heavyweights. McCrory, who held the IBF's cruiserweight belt in the late 80s before stepping up to the ...Read More

Joseph Parker on Elbow Issue, Solomon Haumono Bout, More

New Zealand heavyweight Joseph Parker is battling an elbow issue he believes reduced his power to 75 percent for his win over Carlos Takam. ...Read More

Joseph Parker-Solomon Haumono in Talks For Showdown

40-year-old Solomon Haumono will provide "a different kind of challenge" as Joseph Parker prepares for his world heavyweight bout with Anthony Joshua. Haumono has been calling out Parker for a couple ...Read More

Whyte: Joseph Parker's Power is Overrated, I'd Knock Him Out!

Boxer Joseph Parker's points victory over Carlos Takam has left one leading contender distinctly underwhelmed and clamouring for a shot at the New Zealander....Read More

Parker Warns Anthony Joshua: I Look Forward To Going To War!

World champion Anthony Joshua presents no fears to New Zealand heavyweight Joseph Parker, who is set to challenge the British fighter for his belt. Parker made that clear after producing the performan...Read More

Parker's Promoter: We're Heading To UK To Expose Joshua Myth!

Joseph Parker fired off a warning shot that was heard around the boxing world. And it wasn't with his trademark knockout: it was with a mix of guts and guile as he went into uncharted territory, seein...Read More

Joseph Parker Beats Carlos Takam: CompuBox Punch Stats

Joseph Parker's opponent in this IBF heavyweight title eliminator, the 35-year-old Carlos Takam, represented a big step up in competition as well as in scheduled distance. Thanks in part to Takam's in...Read More

Joseph Parker Edges Carlos Takam In Heavyweight Title Eliminator

Joseph Parker officially moved into title contention after surviving a stiff test from veteran contender Carlos Takam in their heavyweight title eliminator Saturday evening at Vodafone Events Centre i...Read More

Trainer: When Parker is at His Best, Nobody Competes With Him

Veteran boxing trainer Kevin Barry believes he has someone "special" on his hands in Joseph Parker but admits it will take a special performance to see off Carlos Takam and set up a world title challe...Read More

Hearn: Carlos Takam Fight Will Show if Joseph Parker is Real Deal

Anthony Joshua's promoter Eddie Hearn is eager to see if Joseph Parker is the "real deal" when the rising Kiwi heavyweight takes on Carlos Takam. Parker and Takam square off in south Auckland on Satur...Read More

Trainer: Takam Will Bring Out The Best in Joseph Parker

The New Zealand-Samoan heavyweight boxer, Joseph Parker, stands just one fight away from a crack at a world title. The 35 year-old Takam boasts an impressive record of 33 wins, two losses and a draw,...Read More

Photos/Weights: Joseph Parker, Carlos Takam Ready For War

Joseph Parker expressed content with a slightly lighter fighting weight, believing it will serve him well for the challenge of "breaking down" Carlos Takam, a fighter he accused of being "nervous"....Read More

Tyson Fury Backs Joseph Parker To Overcome Carlos Takam

Controversial world heavyweight champion Tyson Fury believes Joseph Parker has the skills to beat Carlos Takam and move in line for a title bid. Parker and Takam clash in south Auckland on Saturday ni...Read More

Haye: Parker Facing Better Foe Than Anyone Wilder, Joshua Faced

Joseph Parker isn't being sucked into the hype of his fight against an opponent rated more dangerous than anyone current world champions Anthony Joshua or Deontay Wilder have fought....Read More

Haye Warns That Takam Will Be Tough Task For Parker

Former world heavyweight champion David Haye has spelled out the dangers Joseph Parker faces against Carlos Takam in their IBF eliminator this weekend. ...Read More

Carlos Takam: Joseph Parker is in My Path, I'm Here To Win!

Carlos Takam clearly feels New Zealand heavyweight boxer Joseph Parker is a prospect rather than a world title contender right now. Parker and Takam fight in south Auckland on Saturday night in an IBF...Read More

Photos: Joseph Parker, Carlos Takam Go Face To Face at Presser

Parker vs. Takam Final Press Conference Photos - New Zealand heavyweight boxer Joseph Parker is running on nervous energy as counts down to his biggest examination. Parker fights French-base Cameroon ...Read More

Parker Vows To Impress: Takam is The Challenge We Wanted!

New Zealand heavyweight boxer Joseph Parker is running on nervous energy as counts down to his biggest examination. Parker fights French-base Cameroon slugger Carlos Takam in south Auckland on Saturda...Read More