The undefeated Wbo champion Joseph Parker entered this fight with a perfect boxing record of 22-0-0 (18 KOs=82%) and he is ranked as the No.7 heavyweight in the world (currently the #1 in this division is Anthony Joshua). He fought five times last year beating Alexander Dimitrenko (=Parker vs Dimitrenko) and Andy Ruiz Jr in his last two (=Parker vs Ruiz Jr).
His opponent, Razvan Cojanu (who replaces Hughie Fury), has an official record of 16-2-0 (9 knockouts) and he entered as the No.78 in the same weight class. He lost to Donovan Dennis in 2015 (=Dennis vs Cojanu) but then he has won three bouts. Joseph Parker vs Razvan Cojanu is valid for the WBO World heavyweight title (Parker’s first defense). Watch the video and rate this fight!
Where: Vodafone Events Centre, Manukau City, New Zealand
Division: heavyweight (over 200 lbs, 90.7 kg)
Title: WBO World heavyweight title
Parker’s previous fight: Joseph Parker vs Andy Ruiz Jr
Parker’s next fight: Joseph Parker vs Hughie Fury
Cojanu’s next fight: Luis Ortiz vs Razvan Cojanu
Parker vs Cojanu Fight Video:
(Free embeddable video hosted on Youtube and not uploaded by AllTheBestFights)