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Joe Joyce will put his undefeated record on the line against Joseph Parker on Saturday, September 24. Joyce and Parker will battle for the vacant WBO interim heavyweight title. 

The boxing world has been full of exciting bouts featuring top-ranked boxers this year. Joyce and Parker will keep the momentum going with a thrilling heavyweight fight. 

The winner of Saturday's vacant WBO interim heavyweight title could face off with current WBA (Super), IBF, WBO, IBO, and The Ring heavyweight title holder Oleksandr Usyk soon. A fight will be deemed mandatory by the WBO.

Joyce will have home-field advantage over Parker. The bout will take place at the AO Arena in Manchester, with fight fans from all over Britain descending on the venue. 

Joe Joyce vs Joseph Parker Betting Odds 


Joe Joyce is the favourite to win against Joseph Parker on Saturday in Manchester. Joyce is unbeaten in professional boxing. He has a record of 14-0 with 13 wins by knockout. 

Parker has a record of 30-2 with 21 knockout victories. The Kiwi's only defeats were by decision. In March 2018, Parker lost to Anthony Joshua via unanimous decision. Joshua won the WBO heavyweight title from Parker. 

The Kiwi also lost the next match to Dillian Whyte by unanimous decision. The match was for the WBC Silver and vacant WBO International heavyweight titles. Since losing to Whyte, Parker is unbeaten in six straight matches. 

The latest betting odds, according to Bet365 for Joe Joyce vs. Joseph Parker odds are: 

To win the fight: 

  • Parker 13/8 
  • Joyce 1/2 

By TKO, KO, or DQ 

  • Parker 5/1
  • Joyce 3/1

By Decision or Technical Decision 

  • Parker 7/2
  • Joyce 5/4

By Draw or Technical Draw 

  • Parker 16/1 
  • Joyce 16/1 

Joe Joyce vs Joseph Parker Date 

Joyce will fight Parker at the AO Arena in Manchester on Saturday, September 24. The winner of the fight will become a mandatory challenger for Oleksandr Usyk. 

The fight is expected to attract around 21,000 fans, making it a sell-out. The fight undercard will start at 7:00 PM. Joyce and Parker are expected to make their ring walks around 10:00 PM. 

The undercard will feature 10 matches. It is a massive night of top-ranked boxing in Manchester. 

The entire undercard for Parker versus Joyce will feature: 

  • Michael Magnesi vs. Anthony Cacace; Super featherweight
  • Ekow Essuman vs. Samuel Antwi; Welterweight
  • Amanda Serrano vs. Sarah Mahfoud for the IBF, WBC, and WBO women's world featherweight titles
  • Nathan Heaney vs. Jack Flatley; Middleweight
  • Raven Chapman vs. Jorgelina Guanini; Featherweight
  • Mark Heffron vs. Martin Ezequiel Bulacio; Super middleweight
  • James Heneghan vs. Rod Douglas Jr.; Middleweight
  • Callum Thompson vs. Delmar Thomas; Lightweight
  • Amaar Akbar vs. Karlo Wallace; Super lightweight
  • Tommy Fletcher vs. Toni Visic; Cruiserweight

Joe Joyce vs Joseph Parker Location 

Joe Joyce versus Joseph Parker will occur in Manchester at the AO Arena. It will be Parker's third consecutive fight at the AO Arena. He previously fought Derek Chisora in May and December 2021 at the venue. 

The first fight finished in a split decision win. The return bout was a unanimous decision win for Parker. Will Parker's familiarity with the AO Arena be the deciding factor in the bout?

Joe Joyce Record 

Joyce has a record of 14-0. He has 13 wins by knockout and one by decision. Joyce's most recent fight was in July. He defeated Christian Hammer via TKO in the fourth round. Joyce's last four matches ended as either KO or TKO wins. 

Joseph Parker Record 

Parker has a record of 30-2, with his only defeats against Anthony Joshua in March 2018 and Dillian Whyte in July 2018. Both defeats were via unanimous decision. 

Park has 21 knockout wins and nine victories via decision. Since losing to Whyte in July 2018, Parker has won six consecutive fights. 

The Kiwi hasn't fought since December 2021. He defeated Derek Chisora via a unanimous decision to retain WBO Inter-Continental heavyweight title.

Joe Joyce vs Joseph Parker Live Stream 

Boxing fans in the United Kingdom can order the fight from BT Sport Box Office. The event is priced at £19.95. Sky customers can also purchase the event. Customers can order it from BT Sport Box Office on channel 490. 

Joe Joyce vs Joseph Parker Betting Tips 

Joyce is the favourite heading into the bout. You can expect Parker to endure some heavy punches during the fight. Joyce's recent fight against Christian Hammer saw him struggle through the opening two rounds. 

Round No. 3 was Joyce's breakout point. He battled back and went on to defeat Hammer. Joyce will need to start strongly against a difficult opponent. 

Parker should start well. He will want to quiet the crowd. Joyce should have the backing of the fans in attendance, making it difficult for Parker. 

Joyce has won 13 of 14 fights via knockout. Parker won't be easy to knock out. The Kiwi has never lost via knockout. Both losses to Joshua and Whyte were via decision. Joyce's last fight fights were either KO or TKO wins. He is 3/1 to win by KO or TKO on Saturday. 

A knockout win could end in profits. The odds of a win via decision are slightly less attractive. Even though Parker has never been knocked out, Joyce could do it. 

Joe Joyce vs Joseph Parker Prediction 

Parker will try to keep Joyce at a distance. If Joyce gets close enough, he can land some heavy hands. In their first match, Parker was knocked down in the opening round against Derek Chisora. He got up and went on to win the fight by a split decision. 

Although Parker has never lost via knockout, Joyce could send the Kiwi to the mat. Parker should start fast to disrupt Joyce's game plan. As the fight wears on, Joyce's pace should be too much for Parker. The London-born Joyce puts pressure on opponents and tires them. 

Our betting tips prediction is for Joyce to win via knockout or TKO. It will be the first knockout/TKO loss of Parker's career. Get on the odds now. Joyce is 3/1 to win via KO or TKO.