Joseph Parker has lifted the lid on his boxing plans for the rest of the year and the emotional toll of training at his Las Vegas base during the birth of his third daughter, Michaela Florence.

Michaela, a sister for Elizabeth, 2, and Shiloh, almost 1, was born in Auckland just over a week ago, meaning Parker has been absent for the births of all three of his children with partner Laine.

Kiwi Parker has been training with Kevin Barry in Las Vegas for the past fortnight as he prepares for a fight overseas either next month or July which