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Joshua vs. Parker

Anthony Joshua pictured at a computer game launch in August 2017

History will be made at the Principality Stadium on March 31 when two reigning world heavyweight champions face off in Britain for the very first time.

Anthony Joshua's latest challenge comes in the shape of New Zealander Joseph Parker, who is also unbeaten in his professional career with 18 of his 24 victories coming via knockout.

Joshua has won all 20 of his bouts inside the distance, and the unification fight will be the first time that two undefeated reigning world heavyweight champions will have met in the ring.

Joshua is the clear bookies' favourite to extend his unblemished record as he looks to add Parker's WBO title to his WBA, IBF and IBO belts, which are also on the line.

Anthony Joshua pictured at a computer game launch in August 2017
Anthony Joshua 'feeling good' after weighing in at lowest weight for four years
Anthony Joshua hopes to be "a lot sharper" when taking on Joseph Parker in Cardiff on Saturday night after a substantial drop in weight.
Mar 30, 14:27
Anthony Joshua pictured at a computer game launch in August 2017
Joseph Parker: 'Anthony Joshua does not trust his body'
Joseph Parker taunts Anthony Joshua about his plans to shed weight for their heavyweight unification clash.
Mar 23, 20:14
Anthony Joshua in an opening training session on December 6, 2016
Anthony Joshua: 'There will definitely be blood in Joseph Parker fight'
Anthony Joshua warns of a bloody fight against Joseph Parker as the two heavyweights enter the ring on March 31 at Cardiff's Principality Stadium.
Mar 21, 20:21
Anthony Joshua in an opening training session on December 6, 2016
Eddie Hearn: 'Anthony Joshua to crack America in next 12 months'
Eddie Hearn expects IBF and WBA heavyweight world champion Anthony Joshua to fight in the United States within the next year.
Mar 9, 12:34
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David Price ready to fight Alexander Povetkin in Cardiff
British heavyweight David Price says that he is ready to face former world champion Alexander Povetkin on the undercard of Anthony Joshua versus Joseph Parker.
Jan 17, 16:53
Anthony Joshua in an opening training session on December 6, 2016
Anthony Joshua: 'David Price got better of me in sparring'
Anthony Joshua admits that he was once hurt by David Price during a sparring session, but insists that the setbacks earlier in his career have made him stronger.
Jan 16, 18:59
Anthony Joshua in an opening training session on December 6, 2016
Joseph Parker: 'I have rattled Anthony Joshua'
WBO champion Joseph Parker claims that he has "rattled" WBA and IBF title holder Anthony Joshua ahead of their heavyweight unification clash on March 31.
Jan 15, 16:41
Anthony Joshua pictured in May 2017
Anthony Joshua to fight Joseph Parker in Cardiff on March 31
Anthony Joshua will face Joseph Parker in a world heavyweight unification fight at Cardiff's Principality Stadium on March 31.
Jan 14, 11:06
Anthony Joshua pictured at a computer game launch in August 2017
Eddie Hearn confident of Anthony Joshua, Joseph Parker agreement
Eddie Hearn says that an agreement between Anthony Joshua and Joseph Parker for a high-profile bout in 2018 'is getting there'.
Dec 21, 20:59
Anthony Joshua pictured at a computer game launch in August 2017
Anthony Joshua, Joseph Parker no closer to agreement
Duco Sports representative David Higgins claims that Anthony Joshua is refusing to soften his stance on the earnings for his proposed unification bout with Joseph Parker.
Dec 5, 15:14
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David Higgins: 'Camp Nou could stage Anthony Joshua, Joseph Parker showdown'
Duco Events promoter David Higgins suggests that Barcelona's Camp Nou is capable of staging a heavyweight showdown between Anthony Joshua and Joseph Parker.
Nov 30, 12:19
Anthony Joshua in an opening training session on December 6, 2016
Promoter David Higgins reveals demands for Anthony Joshua, Joseph Parker bout
Duco Sports representative David Higgins reiterates that Joseph Parker will not take less than 35% of the purse for a unification clash with Anthony Joshua.
Nov 22, 12:29
Anthony Joshua in an opening training session on December 6, 2016
Joseph Parker turns attention to Anthony Joshua
Joseph Parker is prepared to take on Anthony Joshua in a unification title fight after overcoming Hughie Fury on points in Manchester.
Sep 24, 09:09

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