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Parker’s promoter says Joshua making mistake discussing Deontay Wilder fight

By Scott Gilfoid: Joseph Parker’s promoter David Higgins thinks Anthony Joshua is asking for trouble in putting his focus on a unification fight against WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder rather than focusing on the task at hand in the March 31st unification fight against Parker at the Principality Stadium in Cardiff, Wales. … Read

Joshua-Parker: Higgins meeting with Hearn to iron out details

By Tim Royner: Negotiations are still going on between IBF, WBA heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua’s promoter Eddie Hearn and WBO champion Joseph Parker’s promoter David Higgins. The two promoters are meeting in London to try and iron out the final details for the unification fight, which could take place at the end of March in […]

Higgins says Anthony Joshua is being sacrificed by Hearn

By Marcus Richardson: Joseph Parker’s promoter David Higgins believes the deal for the unification fight against Anthony Joshua will be finalized by the end of next week. Higgins is working out the last parts of the deal with Joshua’s promoter Eddie Hearn. Higgins will be flying out to London, England next week to wrap up […]

Parker says to Joshua: 65 percent and rematch not enough to unify?

By Marcus Richardson: WBO heavyweight champion Joseph Parker is looking to shame IBF/WBA champion Anthony Joshua into agreeing to his 35-65 offer for a unification fight in early 2018. Parker wants 35 percent of the money for a fight with AJ, but thus far he’s had no luck in getting him and his promoter Eddie […]

Parker’s promoter says Joshua refusing to compromise

By Scott Gilfoid: Joseph Parker’s promoter David Higgins says Anthony Joshua is refusing to compromise in the negotiations for a unification fight between them. Higgins wants a 65-35 split for his fighter WBO heavyweight champion Joseph Parker (24-0, 18 KOs), but Joshua and his promoter Eddie Hearn are interested in giving him a lower figure. […]

Parker’s promoter says Joshua’s side willing to move on split

By Tim Royner: The negotiations between Anthony Joshua and Joseph Parker are moving in a better direction according to Parker’s promoter David Higgins. He says Joshua’s side is now willing to move on the purse split in the negotiations for a unification fight between the two champions.… Read

Parker’s promoter wants 60-40 split for Joshua fight

By Scott Gilfoid: Anthony Joshua’s promoter Eddie Hearn will need to give WBO heavyweight champion Joseph Parker a 60-40 split of the revenue if he wants a unification fight with him in 2018. Parker’s promoter David Higgins says he an embarrassingly low offer from Hearn for the Joshua fight. Higgins says he’s not going to […]

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