Hear from undefeated heavyweight world champions Anthony Joshua and Joseph Parker in this SHOWTIME Sports video preview in advance of Saturday’s Heavyweight World Championship Unification live on SHOWTIME.
IBF and WBA Champion Joshua and WBO Champion Parker will square off in the 11th unification in heavyweight history on SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING beginning live at 5 p.m. ET/2 p.m. PT. The blockbuster in Cardiff, Wales is expected to tie the all-time indoor attendance record in boxing with nearly 80,000 fans packing Principality Stadium on Saturday.
“I’m not worried about no one,” said Joshua, who owns a perfect 20-0 record with 20 knockouts. “I’m facing all challengers. Undefeated champions, I’m beating champions, I’m beating legends.”
Countered Parker: “I’ve wanted this fight for a long time. They underestimate me as a fighter. I just feel it’s my time.”
The British sensation Anthony Joshua burst onto the global scene with a dramatic knockout of long-reigning heavyweight kingpin Wladimir Klitschko in the universally acclaimed 2017 Fight of the Year.
Now, he faces another significant challenge in Joesph Parker, a native of New Zealand with 24 wins, no losses and 18 knockouts.
Watch the mega unification fight – live Saturday, March 31 at 5PM ET/2PM PT on SHOWTIME.