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Anthony Joshua vs Joseph Parker betting tips & predictions

Anthony Joshua vs Joseph Parker Betting Tips and Predictions

In one of the biggest fights of the year and one of the biggest Heavyweight bouts on British soil ever, Anthony Joshua and Joseph Parker will battle it out in Cardiff on March 31st.

Both fighters will be putting their respective WBA, IBF, WBO and IBO belts on the line, in an event billed as the “Road To Undisputed”, with the British star the strong favourite to continue his quest for global heavyweight domination.

Back Anthony Joshua to beat Joseph Parker at 25/1!

Anthony Joshua vs Joseph Parker Free Bets

As we get closer to the big fight, expect television and social media to pump up the excitement with a range of Joshua v Parker free bet offers during the week leading up to the fight.

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Anthony Joshua vs Joseph Parker Betting Offers

Alongside the regular outright winner bet, there are a wealth of other betting markets that not only offer more variety, but more encouraging odds too.

As well as free boxing bets and enhanced odds, the more popular Joshua Parker bets will come in the form of ‘Method of Victory’.

This is usually split into a win by TKO, KO or Disqualification, a win by Decision/Technical Decision or Draw/Technical Draw.

Alongside this type of betting is the ever popular ‘Round Betting’, which offers punters the chance to bet how long the fight will last in an Over/Under bet.

Also how far the fight will go in terms of the exact round and grouped rounds betting, which lets you predict the winner within a several round selection, giving more chances of winning.

Back Anthony Joshua to beat Joseph Parker at 25/1!

Anthony Joshua vs Joseph Parker Betting Tips

Both fighters come into the bout unbeaten, with Anthony Joshua’s 20-0 career all coming via knock-out, while Joseph Parker is 24-0 with eighteen knock-outs.

Anthony Joshua has arguably beaten the bigger names on the way to this point. With the Englishman’s win over Wladimir Klitschko the standout victory by some margin.

A lot of Joseph Parker’s wins are over lesser known names, but in recent bouts he has beaten Carlos Takam (also beaten by Joshua) and Hughie Fury.

Joseph Parker at 6ft 4in tall, will have the unusual challenge of a taller man in front of him, with Joshua two inches bigger, while the Englishman also has a four inch reach advantage, meaning the New Zealander is going to need to find a way inside.

Once the sizing up stops and the fight begins properly after the first round or two, Joshua To Win Between 5th – 8th rounds at odds of 9/5 (2.80) with Betfair looks a good bet here, with the Joshua jab likely to be wearing the Kiwi down in both damage and patience.


Anthony Joshua vs Joseph Parker Odds

Anthony Joshua is massive 1/7 odds on favourite to win the bout, with Joseph Parker as large as 13/2 with some bookies to take what would be seen as a surprise win for the New Zealander.

For those looking for a little more betting value, A Joshua knock-out is slightly more encouraging at 1/3 and considering he has won every professional bout this way, it certainly has its merits.

Despite all the talk of a Joshua victory, the Englishman has been knocked down in previous bouts, so at 4/1 with Bet365 for Joshua to taste the canvas could also be worth some interest, against the big punching Parker.

Back Joseph Parker to knock down Anthony Joshua at 4/1

Anthony Joshua vs Joseph Parker Updates

The bout takes place at Cardiff’s Millennium Stadium on Saturday 31st March 2018 with the fight time subject to change depending upon other fights on the undercard. The ring walk-ons in the UK should be around 10.30-11pm.

The event will be shown live on Sky Sports Box Office, with coverage also available on radio and via text commentary across many media outlets.

Official video stream of the Anthony Joshua vs Joseph Parker press conference

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