The undefeated Joseph Parker entered this fight with a perfect boxing record of 19-0-0 (16 KOs=84%) and he is ranked as the No.8 heavyweight in the world (currently the #1 in this division is Tyson Fury). He has already fought twice in 2016 winning over Jason Bergman (=Parker vs Bergman) and Carlos Takam (=Parker vs Takam).
His opponent, Solomon Haumono, has an official record of 24-2-2 (21 KOs=87%) and he entered as the No.74 in the same weight class. He lost to Kevin Johnson in 2013 but since then he has won four bouts beating Manuel Alberto Pucheta. Parker vs Haumono is valid for the WBO Oriental and OPBF heavyweight titles. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Where: Horncastle Arena, Christchurch, New Zealand
Division: heavyweight (over 200 lbs, 90.7 kg)
Title: WBO Oriental and OPBF heavyweight titles
Parker’s previous fight: Joseph Parker vs Carlos Takam
Parker’s next fight: Joseph Parker vs Alexander Dimitrenko
Haumono’s next fight: Tomasz Adamek vs Solomon Haumono
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