Parker defeated Fury on points and aims to take on champion Anthony Joshua.
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New Zealand's Joseph Parker said he had the skills to exploit Anthony Joshua's "weaknesses" after beating Hughie Fury by a majority points decision to defend his WBO world heavyweight title.Parker condemned Fury, cousin of former world heavyweight champion Tyson Fury, to a first professional defeat in a scrappy fight at Manchester Arena Saturday, which the judges scored 118-110, 118-110, 114-114 .Parker's promoter, David Higgins, said Joshua's promoter Eddie Hearn had already made contact about a fight next year.Fury's promoter, Mick Hennessy, was furious about the decision and compared his fighter's display to Muhammad Ali.
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