A press conference was held in New Zealand today to announce a fight of the former WBO World Champion Joseph Parker (27-2, 21 KOs) and his undefeated compatriot Junior Fa (19-0, 10 KOs). The fight will take place on December 11 in Auckland.
British promotion Matchroom Boxing's first night in New Zealand will take place in December. In the main event, former heavyweight champion Joseph Parker (27-2, 21 KOs) will face Junior Fa (19-0, 10 KOs).
Eddie Hearn plans to host his first night of boxing in New Zealand in October. Former World Heavyweight Champion Joseph Parker (27-2, 21 KO), who has worked with Matchroom Boxing for a while, will be in the main event of the evening.
Two New Zealanders, Junior Fa (19-0, 10 KOs) and Joseph Parker (27-2, 21 KOs) have a long history of amateur fights and many subsequent unsuccessful negotiations in the pros. Recently, it seemed that they were going to take rematch in the pro ranks, but the parties again failed to reach a financial agreement. Mark Caddell, the manager of Fa tried to explain the situation.