For a quiet man not prone to bouts of trash-talking, Joseph Parker offered a dramatic message of intent yesterday as the World Boxing Organisation heavyweight champion revealed his "sole mission is to smash to bits the man with the glass chin".
With a winner-take-all clash between WBO champion Parker and IBF and WBA title holder Joshua expected to be confirmed in the coming days, Duco Events boss Higgins is stirring the pot, suggesting Joshua will adopt the English mentality of falling at the final hurdle.
Cardiff is the current frontrunner to stage the battle on March 31 at the Principality Stadium.
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Joshua is very irritated with the verbal attacks from Parker and members of his team.
Parker's representative, David Higgins, has been in the United Kingdom since Monday to conclude negotiations, and a news conference is expected next week.
"I won't be letting him off the hook".
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"All I'm focused on is being in great shape, training hard and doing my best to knock him out and catch his glass jaw", Parker said. If I get him in the trouble Klitschko had him in, there is no chance for him. "He won't be able to recover against me".
A Fury-Joshua bout would be a compelling watch, not only because it would mark the enigmatic heavyweight's return to the ring, but also because the pair both have undefeated boxing records.
"The truth is that all the fights he has had from the beginning [of his career] have been in his favour, and he's had everything his way".
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And Hearn recently outlined Joshua's plan for the year, which involved beating Parker before taking on Wilder in an attempt to hold all four heavyweight belts.