Reaction To Parker vs Fury WBO Title Fight – Promoter Claims Corruption

How some of the boxing world reacted to the Parker vs Fury WBO heavyweight title bout that took place in Manchester.

Ultimately Joseph Parker retained his title with a majority points decision in a fight that went the distance at the Manchester Arena.

Hughie Fury showed excellent boxing skills at times in the bout it must be said, in a fight that many including pundits commentating the fight Amir Khan and Richie Woodhall found tough to score.

It appeared to be a bout of Parker’s aggression vs Fury’s boxing skill.

Ultimately, two of the judge’s favored the former and it has incensed Fury’s promoter Mick Hennessy who has told the BBC he believes corruption is at play:

Here are some of the other reactions from around the world of boxing following the fight:


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