After nearly three years collectively, David Haye will now not handle heavyweight Derek Chisora. The pair introduced the transfer although a joint statement on Haye’s web site.
Haye teamed with Chisora for the newest six fights of his profession, and either side appear to be parting on nice phrases. Within the assertion, Haye stated:
“Once we introduced our unlikely partnership, we pledged to offer combat followers the massive nights of heavyweight clashes they’ve referred to as out for and that I imagine we now have achieved. While I’ll now not be managing Derek, I’ll naturally proceed to comply with and help his profession with nice curiosity.”
The partnership raised eyebrows when first introduced again in 2018 due to a short however sizzling rivalry when each males have been lively heavyweights. After Chisora misplaced a decision to Vitali Klitschko in February of 2012, Haye confirmed up on the post-fight press convention and wound up in a brawl with Chisora. Punches have been exchanged, bottles have been damaged, tripods have been thrown, gunshot and homicide threats have been shared, and a rowdy good time was had by all, as you’ll be able to see within the video under.
Haye and Chisora booked a extra conventional, sanctioned, in-ring combat for July of 2012, which Haye dedicated in advance to “all the ladies who’ve been overwhelmed – and individuals who have been bullied – by males like Dereck Chisora.” The assertion was a reference to Chisora’s a number of assault convictions; most particularly a 2010 incident involving Chisora’s then-girlfriend that resulted in a suspended jail sentence for Chisora.
Chisora (32-11, 23 KO) stated within the joint assertion that “I’m again in camp, able to go this Autumn.” The 37 12 months previous is seeking to bounce again after consecutive losses to Oleksander Usyk and Joseph Parker.
With Chisora already within the latter phases of his profession, and now working below a brand new administration state of affairs, there’s no clear image of who he could face subsequent. Trilogy combat with Dillian White? Rematch with Joseph Parker? One thing else solely? Share your ideas within the feedback.