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Pacquiao wishes Parker well, Takam backs up tweets

Duco 17/05/2016

Boxing legend Manny Pacquiao’s sent a tweet to Joseph Parker ahead of his IBF Heavyweight Title Eliminator bout against Carlos Takam in Auckland this weekend.

The winner is guaranteed a title fight against British superstar Anthony Joshua.

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Also, Joseph Parker and Carlos Takam were involved in a tense moment where they talked about the tweets they sent to each other when the fight was announced.

QUESTION: What did you make of Carlos Takam’s tweets? The first thing he said, “Unfortunately it was a mistake to take my challenge”

JOSEPH PARKER: A lot of people talk themselves up to give themselves confidence. I like to do my talking in the ring with my fists.

CARLOS TAKAM: I’m ready to win my friend.

QUESTION: You also said; “I will knockout and show Parker a real man on May 21”. Do you stand by that?

CARLOS TAKAM: Ah yes, you are going to see that in the ring.

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