Manchester – Former WBO heavyweight champion Joseph Parker (30-4, 21 KOs) picked up a ten spherical unanimous choice win over Jack Massey (20-2, 11 KOs), who was shifting up from cruiserweight. (images by Lawrence Lustig)
The scores had been 96-93, 97-92, and 97-93.
Parker was bouncing again after struggling his first knockout loss, which came about final 12 months by the hands of Joe Joyce.
Massey was driving a 4 combat profitable streak that adopted a choice loss to Richard Riakporhe in 2019.
Parker took management of the combat within the first spherical. Parker was capable of take the punches of Massey, who additionally confirmed a good chin in his heavyweight debut. Massey was sport at instances, and landed fast punches at instances, however by no means capable of take management of any spherical. Massey misplaced a degree within the eight for holding.