Eddie Hearn, promoter of Matchroom and of Anthony Joshua, ensured that the combat between AJ Y Tyson fury You are not in danger from the organized crime allegations that have been made against Daniel kinahan, personal advisor of Fury, and part of your negotiation team.
“No, no impact. The fight is bigger than that, “he said. Hearn in an interview with the newspaper Daily Mail. “It is so big that it will be the only thing that is discussed among the fans. If that’s the same for the media, I don’t know. But (there will be) no impact in the fight. Now, emails and phone calls are with Bob arum Y Top rank and the team of Tyson Fury. The (Fury) has the right to name whoever he wants ”.
For several years he has been accused of Kinahan of being the head of an organized crime and drug trafficking group in Republic of Ireland. In 2012 he helped found the promoter MGM, which was later sold and renamed to MTK Global which is a very powerful company in handling boxers.
A report from Panorama, a research series that is broadcast on BBC One at UK, exposed the charges towards Kinahan for a dispute against another organized crime family in Republic of Ireland.
That dispute had one of its highest points in February 2016, when a command of four hitmen entered the Regency Hotel where the weigh-in for the boxing match between Jamie kavanagh Y Antonio Joao Bento for the european championship OMB lightweight looking to assassinate Daniel kinahan. In the attack he died David byrne, identified as an assistant to Kinahan. In the police investigation, it was reported that the attack attempted to assassinate other people who were present, without success. In addition to the deceased, two more people were injured.
Daniel kinahan He denies being involved in organized crime, drug trafficking and arms smuggling activities as has been pointed out.
Among the fighters who have been related to Kinahan is it so Billy joe saunders, Amir khan Y Fury.
“The news was released in the boxing world a long time ago,” he argued. Hearn. “I think it reached a bigger audience (for the documentary), for me it’s business as usual. We are so focused on scheduling and putting on fights. On February 13 we have a show every week until May 8 ”.
Daniel Kinahan’s relationship with Tyson Fury
Daniel kinahan maintains a close relationship with Tyson fury, who is part of your negotiation team and advisor. Last June, Fury announced on social media that an agreement had been reached to fight with Anthony Joshua.
In the tweet, which was accompanied by a video, Fury thanks to Daniel kinahan, from whom he says he received a phone call, informing him of the success of the negotiations.
That would imply that Daniel kinahan He was still involved in boxing, despite the complaints, and despite the fact that his company MTK had reported that Kinahan he had detached himself from her. It further confirmed the announcement of Fury, that Kinahan not only was he still in boxing, but he was fully involved in negotiations so that Fury will fight with Joshua.
MASSIVE THANKS TO DANIEL KINNERHAN FOR MAKING THIS HAPPEN.🙏🏻👍🏻 god bless pic.twitter.com/18FfVKfCax
– TYSON FURY (@Tyson_Fury) June 10, 2020