Dereck Chisora threatened to abandon the fight this Saturday, May 1 before Joseph Parker if he is not allowed to enter second to the combat they will hold in the Manchester Arena for the vacant intercontinental heavyweight title.
“Chisora and his team are packing his belongings in boxes inside the bubble, since he is convinced that he will not fight if he must make his entrance first ”, public Mike brenson from talkSPORT on Twitter. “Joseph Parker he won the toss and chose to enter later ”.
Dereck Chisora and his team are now packing up his belongings into boxes inside the bubble as he is adamant he will not fight if he has to make his ring walk first. Joseph Parker won the coin toss and chose to walk second. [@IFLTV]
– Michael Benson (@MichaelBensonn) April 30, 2021
The annoyance of Chisora He arrived after he was not the winner in the air coin by not participating, since he assumed that he would enter the ring in second place, since he normally has the favorite.
Your manager, David haye, was stunned by his fighter’s decision and even stressed that he could face serious lawsuits if he abandons, which would also result in a financial fine.
“I really can’t see the way the fight will go if they tell Derek to go in first, I know it doesn’t seem to make sense, but he agreed to the contract, “he said. Haye to Sky Sports.
Chisora, 37, lost his last fight to Oleksander usyk on October 31, 2020 by unanimous decision by cards of 113-115, 113-115 and 112-117.
“It’s the way he is, he doesn’t really care. Unfortunately there is no way to change any of that ”, he confessed Haye.
Chisora stopped the scale at 250.5 pounds, coming in 5 pounds less than what he posted in his loss with Usyk. Parker, meanwhile, stopped the Roman at 241.1 pounds.
Meanwhile, the New Zealander Joseph Parker He is not worried about the rumors of Chisora’s possible retirement and ensures that he is ready to knock him out.
It comes after obtaining a win by unanimous decision last February against Junior Fa in his native country, leaving his mark on 28 wins and 2 losses (Anthony Joshua Y Dillian whyte).
“It’s just to make more drama, we haven’t had a problem with the weight and I want to knock him out,” he said. Joseph. “I really want to beat him, I’m very sure I’ll do it with a knockout.”