Anthony Joshua has advised boxing fans to put their money on him to knock Joseph Parker out when the pair collide at The Principality this Saturday night.
The 28-year-old puncher also explained that he is unconcerned about what weight he will come in at, and stated that he is feeling good in the build-up to the heavyweight unification clash.
Speaking at Tuesday’s final press conference, the Watford-born man said:
”If I’ve got £20 in my pocket, I believe Anthony Joshua knocks Joseph Parker out for sure,” the WBA ‘Super’ and IBF world champion began.
"Every fight before this has been a learning fight, and every camp a learning camp.
”I learned from the Klitschko fight that I shouldn’t use camp to get fit. I took everything I didn’t know then into this camp. I’ve been working solely on my technique and ability for this one.
”Then I fought Takam, who was game... he was a lot shorter, he was in great shape. I wanted to control him and win. I knew there would be a big 2018 on the horizon.
“Every fight is a blessing, and every one will have reason in the long run.
”Parker is a champ and has done well... he will add something to my life journey. It’ll be over Sunday, and I will look back and learn from it and move forward.”
"AJ" seems confident of getting achieving another knockout victory and will be keen to extend his perfect career record, but he's also insisting that he is preparing for a hard-fought 12 rounds.
”Parker has two arms, to be simple, but he is quick and can take a punch, that’s what I’ve heard.
“Your weight depends on who you fight, if they’re taller or short and stocky. I don’t know what my weight will be, but I feel great.
”One fight at a time. I don’t get all this talk about Wilder. I’m looking at Parker, who’s a lively challenger. He’s a champion for a reason. If I’m victorious, then I can look at future plans. For now, my future stops on Saturday.
”I don’t want to lose. The fear of being defeated keeps me going.
”I’m preparing for a 12-round fight, which isn’t a problem to go the distance. I believe I will knock Parker out for sure.”