Unified heavyweight world champion Anthony Joshua sets his sights on his next fight for 2018 against New Zealand’s Joseph Parker. Anthony Joshua and Joseph Parker’s fight will be one of the most exciting moments of the year. Register interest in Joshua v Parker hospitality packages for priority access to their fight at Cardiff’s Principality Stadium on 31st March 2018.
Anthony Joshua MBE will have a huge rival in WBO champion Joseph Parker who is also currently undefeated. Joshua has 20 knock out victories under his belt, whereas Parker has 24 victories with 18 through knock out. Joshua v Parker odds maybe tipped towards Anthony Joshua, but this will be no easy victory for the British champ.
Anthony Joshua became the one to watch when he stole a victory from Wladimir Klitschko in front of 90,000 fans at London’s Wembley Stadium. Building on his legacy, Anthony Joshua also took on Carlos Takam at a sold-out Principality Stadium in October 2017. With the British pubic standing behind Anthony Joshua, people are anxious to see what he has in store next.
In 2018, Anthony Joshua aims to unify all heavy-weight belts. Joshua will need to take on America’s Deontay Wilder who holds the WBC heavy-weight title, and Joseph Parker who holds the WBO heavy-weight champion. Should Anthony Joshua win against Joseph Parker and Deontay Wilder, Anthony Joshua will be the first fighter in history to have held all four heavy-weight belts simultaneously. Anthony Joshua himself is the WBA, IBF and IBO heavy-weight champion. As his promoter, Eddie Hearn says, “Joshua’s pure aim is to become undisputed heavyweight champion of the world. To do that he has to beat Parker and Wilder.” The stakes will be at an all-time high for the Joshua v Parker fight.
Joshua v Parker negotiations came to a close as both Duco Events and promoter Eddie Hearn’s Matchroom Boxing reached an agreement on Sunday 14th January. Cardiff’s Principality Stadium has been named as the venue for the fight, following on from the success of Anthony Joshua’s last fight with Carlos Takam at Principality. Given the colder weather in Spring, Cardiff’s Principality Stadium’s closed roof could be essential. Anthony Joshua’s widespread popularity means Principality Stadium’s capacity of 74,500 will be filled with eager fans excited to see what Joshua will do next.
Anthony Joshua has endless options of opponents to face in 2018 as heavy-weight boxers line up for their chance to take on Joshua. Particularly vocal in their wishes to face Anthony Joshua is Deontay Wilder and Tyson Fury. It looks like 2018 could be a huge year for British legend, Anthony Joshua as he aims to hold all four heavy-weight boxing titles. An Anthony Joshua v Deontay Wilder fight looks to be next on the cards should Joshua win against Joseph Parker, though likely taking place in Las Vegas.
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