Former two-weight world champion, David Haye, has been talking about an upcoming heavyweight struggle the place followers can ‘anticipate fireworks’.
Though there was no official announcement, it appears only a matter of time till a conflict between WBO interim belt holder Joe Joyce and onerous hitting Chinese language southpaw Zhilei Zhang is confirmed.
Reviews surfaced this week that ‘The Juggernaut’ will tackle ‘Large Bang’ Zhang on the 02 Enviornment in London on April fifteenth and David Haye appears as excited as most followers concerning the matchup.
Talking concerning the struggle to TalkSPORT, Haye mentioned:
“That’s an excellent struggle, it’s a southpaw, I noticed him struggle Hrgovic final time spherical, I fought he gained that struggle, it was an in depth struggle however I assumed he gained it and I feel these kinds will work very properly.
Each fighters stroll ahead ,they’re large punchers, they’re large set males, I feel it’s an ideal conflict. If I may choose a struggle, Zhang and Joyce – they aren’t going to take a backwards step. It’s going to be fireworks.”
Haye, who is aware of Joyce properly, was stuffed with reward for the person who all different heavyweights appears to be avoiding:
“He’s acquired the instruments to change into World Heavyweight Champion. He’s by some means acquired this punch resistance that appears unnatural he absorbs punches higher than some other heavyweight I’ve ever seen. If he can proceed doing what he did in opposition to Parker, he’s going to be an issue for everyone.”
Joyce’s gorgeous eleventh spherical knockout of former world champion Joseph Parker final 12 months cemented his standing as a bonafide contender within the heavyweight division.
Zhang will probably be most acquainted to British followers from his dramatic struggle with Filip Hrgovic on the undercard of Usyk vs Joshua II. Regardless of most followers believing Zhang did sufficient to get his hand raised, Hrgovic was the gained who walked away with a razor skinny resolution victory.
Each males appear to solely know one option to struggle and infrequently take a backwards step, in order Haye says himself, followers can anticipate fireworks in London this Spring.