Joseph Parker used Junior Fa fight delay to get operation on elbows

Parker said he was willing to fight through the pain for the initial date but took the opportunity to address it when the fight was delayed.


Christchurch boxer sacrifices Christmas with young family for shot at Aussie superstar in Sydney

Bowyn Morgan will take on Tim Tsyzu in Sydney’s biggest boxing event in more than a decade.


'Stuff those guys' - Eugene Bareman unloads on David Higgins, Joseph Parker's team in fiery rant

Junior Fa's trainer said his team is stuck in "The Higgins Show" with the fight now rescheduled for next year.

Former champ Deontay Wilder lists Joseph Parker as potential next opponent

The Bronze Bomber said he'll take any opportunity to get back in the ring against top opponents.


From troubled orphan to national champ: Kiwi boxer defies odds in and out of the ring

Andrei Mikhailovich was drinking at age 11 and doing drugs until he found a reason to fight.

Sonny Bill Williams preparing to hang up his boots, may focus more on boxing - reports

The 35-year-old is currently a free agent after the Toronto Wolfpack failed to be re-admitted to the Super League.

Date for bout between Kiwi boxing rivals Joseph Parker, Junior Fa pushed back a day

Parker and Fa were initially set to meet in NZ's "fight of the century" on Friday, December 11 at Spark Arena.


Kevin Barry refusing to play 'bad guy' in Parker-Fa build-up despite stakes

“Now they have history, they fought four times in the amateurs," Barry said of the Kiwi heavyweight opponents.

Exclusive: Israel Adesanya delays next UFC fight so coach can train Junior Fa, plans to return with shot at second title

City Kickboxing trainer Eugene Bareman said it was Fa's turn to be in the limelight with his fight against Joseph Parker coming up.

Ready to rumble: Details revealed for December fight between Joseph Parker and Junior Fa

The heavyweight bout between the two Kiwis came together after months of negotiations.

Joseph Parker eager to debut 'punches in bunches' fighting style against Junior Fa

The Kiwi rivals have yet to finalise a deal but if they do, Parker has sent Fa a firm warning.


Ex-boxer's Covid-19 contract-tracing app alerted gym clients before Ministry of Health

Buttabean Motivation in Auckland was not on the back foot when a person with Covid-19 passed through last week.

Money stopping Joseph Parker-Junior Fa heavyweight clash, says promoter

Fa's promoter Lou DiBella wants a more even deal for his client ahead of any prospective bout.


Joseph Parker all for Fury-Wilder title fight in NZ - 'I'd love to be on that undercard'

Parker even has an ideal opponent in mind if the heavyweight bout eventuates here.

Auckland's Eden Park considered as venue for Fury v Wilder heavyweight boxing bout, 1 NEWS understands

US boxing promoter Bob Arum is considering Eden Park as a possible venue for the highly anticipated rematch.

Relaxed Level 1 restrictions a confidence boost for Kiwi sports event organisers

Dropping from Level 2 will allow full scale events such as the ASB Classic or a Joseph Parker fight to take place.

Joseph Parker: I'd rather avenge my loss to Dillian Whyte than Anthony Joshua

Parker said there's "a little bit of bad blood" between the pair that would be settled in a rematch.

Joseph Parker reveals biggest regret from Anthony Joshua bout - 'I’ve made a lot of mistakes'

Parker said he's still hopeful of a rematch with the lessons he's learned.


Behind the scenes of Joseph Parker's lip sync videos

Parker has used the lockdown to showcase his acting chops however, the man behind the camera can take a lot of the credit.

'Totally false' - Mike Tyson says he won't be fighting SBW

There were claims a bout was being lined up for charity.

Sonny Bill Williams offered up as potential opponent for Mike Tyson comeback

A Melbourne boxing promoter has offered $1 million to bring the boxing legend to Australia and fight SBW.

Joseph Parker vs Junior Fa super-fight on the cards after Covid-19 sporting shutdown ends

The two South Aucklanders could square off once restrictions are lifted.


David Nyika becomes first male Kiwi boxer to qualify for the Olympics since 2004

NZ's last Olympic boxing medal was in Barcelona when David Tua won bronze.

Tyson Fury says he'll call it quits after two more fights, including Anthony Joshua

The heavyweight world champion wants to open his own boxing gym once he hangs up the gloves.

Tyson Fury v Anthony Joshua 'must happen in 2020', says Eddie Hearn

A potential heavyweight unification bout could take place as early as December.

Joseph Parker eyes Chisora, Whyte fights after flawless combo drops Shawndell Winters for TKO win

Parker is wasting no time in looking to get back in the ring after winning big in Texas.

Devastating one-punch KO announces highly-regarded Aussie featherweight

With power rarely seen in the lighter weight divisions, Liam Wilson sent his opponent to the canvas with a perfect left hook.

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