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Joseph Parker v Junior Fa: Boxing world erupts over controversial result – New Zealand Herald

One of the biggest fights ever held in New Zealand has caused an outcry around the world.

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New Zealand boxing heavyweight Joseph Parker has claimed a unanimous points victory over countryman Junior Fa but the boxing world has erupted over crazy scores.
The former WBO titleholder was expected to claim the victory over the undefeated Fa but amid countless clinches and a largely even match, many believed it would head right down to the wire if it went to the cards.
But it wouldn’t be boxing without an insane scorecard with Parker claiming the victory with a 119-109, 115-113 and 117-111 win.

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