Joseph Parker earnings for Anthony Joshua fight revealed by promoter Eddie Hearn

EDDIE HEARN has revealed that Joseph Parker earned lower than £6.5million from his defeat to Anthony Joshua.

The Kiwi, 26, had his WBO crown snatched away from him in Cardiff after a unanimous factors defeat to AJ on March 31.

 Joseph Parker was defeated on a unanimous points decision by Anthony Joshua

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Joseph Parker was defeated on a unanimous factors choice by Anthony Joshua

Parker demanded a 3rd of all proceeds from the fight and appeared to have gotten his method.

AJ's promoter Hearn has scoffed at claims that Parker picked up £13m – the approximate purse that the Brit was reported to have netted.

One Twitter consumer in contrast the purses of current Joshua opponents, amid claims that Deontay Wilder might internet £eight.8m for a fight with the IBF, WBA and WBO heavyweight champ.

And after seeing Parker's earnings quoted as £13m, Hearn remarked: "The place an earth do you get that Parker purse from."

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 Hearn reckons says that Parker was paid under £6.5m for his scrap with AJ

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Hearn reckons says that Parker was paid beneath £6.5m for his scrap with AJ

 

He added: "Reduce in half and it’s nonetheless an excessive amount of."

AJ and Hearn have been ordered to type out a WBA title defence towards obligatory challenger Alexander Povetkin within the subsequent 30 days.

However they’re eager to postpone that fight and type out a bout with American Wilder, with the winner unifying the division.

It might be the primary time there was an 'undisputed heavyweight champion' since Lennox Lewis beat Evander Holyfield on factors in 1999.

Wilder’s workforce have reportedly demanded a 50/50 cut up of the pot, earlier than decreasing their sights to forty per cent.

However the £eight.8m – which doesn’t embrace pay-per-view or gate income – works out at lower than 20 per cent of the estimated £75m income that the fight is predicted to generate.

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 Eddie Hearn refused to bow to Wilder's demands of a 50/50 split for the £75m bout

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Eddie Hearn refused to bow to Wilder's calls for of a 50/50 cut up for the £75m bout
 Joshua is desperate to fight Wilder before taking on Alexander Povotkin

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Joshua is determined to fight Wilder earlier than taking over Alexander Povotkin

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Wilder’s co-supervisor Shelly Finkel stated: "It was a take-it-or-depart-it supply. A flat charge with no place, date or venue, nor even whether or not it was the subsequent fight.

"We’ll reply appropriately within the subsequent day or so with our counter supply. If Joshua is critical, we’ll take the fight. Deontay needs this fight. He doesn’t need anybody else."

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EDDIE HEARN has revealed that Joseph Parker earned lower than £6.5million from his defeat to Anthony Joshua.

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