Boxing News At Five | Jul 19 2019

Boxing News at Five: Parker waits for Chisora if he wins this weekend, Singh tells Khan to stop fighting “children”

The talk of Joseph Parker and Dereck Chisora fighting later this year just won't go away, and Vijender Singh offers to give Amir Khan a proper fight
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IT sounds wildly premature to us, given one of the two fights this weekend, but there is talk of Dereck Chisora fighting Joseph Parker later this year, perhaps on the undercard of Andy Ruiz Jnr vs. Anthony Joshua II.

Before he can contemplate meeting Parker, Chisora must get past the challenge of Poland’s Artur Szpilka this Saturday (July 20) in London. If he does, though, there’s every chance he will fight the New Zealander in a battle of Dillian Whyte victims before the year is out.

“I think it would be a great match-up the fans want to see,” David Higgins, Parker’s promoter, told Sky Sports. “It’s been brewing for maybe a year now.

 

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