Derek Chisora announces Buddy McGirt as new trainer to oversee preparations for his crucial heavyweight clash against New Zealand’s former WBO champion Joseph Parker on May 1, live on Sky Sports Box Office
Heavyweight contenders Dereck Chisora and Joseph Parker had a Facetime conversation on Thursday, agreeing to a fight on May 1st. It’s unknown if the fight will be shown on Sky Sports pay-per-view. That won’t make a lot of Brits happy, but it’s a fight that could lead to a world title shot for the winner. This is a must-win for both fighters, as they’re at a point in their respective careers where they can’t afford another loss. Former WBO heavyweight champion Parker, 29, has been on the comeback trail for the last three years since losing consecutive fights to Anthony Joshua and Dillian Whyte.
Parker (28-2, 21 KOs) is all battle the fringe contender Chisora (32-10, 23 KOs). The winner of the fight will stay in the hunt for an eventual world title fight.
WHAT TIME DOES CHISORA VS PARKER START?
The fighters are expected to ringwalk at around 11:00 PM BST at London, United Kingdom, which is 6:00 PM EST or 3:00 PM PST on the West Coast of America.
WHO IS SHOWING CHISORA VS PARKER?
Chisora vs Parker fight on Sky Box Office HD in the UK, while the fight will be broadcast in the United States by DAZN.
HOW DO YOU STREAM CHISORA VS PARKER?
You don’t need to be a Sky customer to stream Chisora vs Parker. Sky allow you to stream their pay-per-view cards via the Sky Sports Box Office app for Android or Apple. They also have a web player you can use. You’ll need to sign-up and pay online before logging in.
The whole event costs £19.95.
In the US you can stream Chisora vs Parker via the DAZN app and platform. You can download the app for PC, Apple, Android, Fire TV, Roku, your Smart TV and many others. Note: You save over 60% if you pay for a full year of DAZN.
1 month of DAZN is $19.99, while 1 year costs $99.99.