A HUGE match-up for David Haye has been teased, ought to the British heavyweight down Joe Fournier in Florida on Saturday.
The 40-year-old will battle the businessman-turned-boxer in his first contest for over three years.
David Haye misplaced to Tony Bellew in his final battle, over three years in the pastCredit score: Getty
A pair of defeats to British rival Tony Bellew led to the previous heavyweight champion retiring.
However he has been tempted again into the ring for an eight-round showcase with Fournier, 38, that can rely on their professional data.
And Triller promoter Ryan Kavanaugh has promised a ‘very large’ match-up.
He revealed: “All I can say with out giving an excessive amount of away is that you must anticipate a really large battle.
“I couldn’t tell you who it is.”
Kavanaugh insisted the thriller opponent just isn’t Wladimir Klitschko however described them because the ‘highest of the excessive’.
Haye misplaced to the Ukrainian legend in 2011, in his one shot at unifying the heavyweight division having beforehand downed Russian large Nikolai Valuev to assert the WBA title.
A showdown with Lennox Lewis is of interest to the fighter, who described the previous champ as his idol.
He instructed the Mail: “I wouldn’t have the option to withstand the honour of sharing a hoop with this large of the sport who just isn’t solely probably the greatest heavyweights of all time however in my view arguably the best British boxer ever.”
Saturday’s assembly with Fournier takes place on the undercard of Evander Holyfield’s battle with Vitor Belfort, after the American stepped in to replace the Covid-stricken Oscar De La Hoya on the comeback bout.
Haye’s price for the event is greater than his hotly-anticipated conferences with Bellew, he has admitted.
How David Haye and Joe Fournier stack up forward of their conflict
The veteran instructed iFL TV: “It’s greater than the pay [for the Bellew fight]. It’s loopy.
“So what am I going to say to that? ‘No, I am not going to battle Joe Fournier for that?’.
“What would individuals assume if I did not battle him for that?
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