12 December 2017
   
Mugabe off to Singapore bolthole
Frustrated jobless men resorting to violence
Zim editor shooting: Groups welcome trial
Oscar Pistorius injured in prison brawl
EU aware of, but ignored Libya slavery
Gukurahundi: Reckless Mutsvangwa slammed
- Victims continue to wait for justice
Chivhayo arrest: Lawyer says he's home
MORE NEWS
Challenges facing Pres Mnangagwa
Zim’s Munhuwani new Allianz Ghana CEO
MORE BUSINESS
Intwasa extra to celebrate a new Zim
Zodwa Wabantu fails to turn up - again
MORE SHOWBIZ
Sundowns coach retains Khama Billiat hope
African Footballer of the Year chosen
MORE SPORTS
Zims duped! It’s about Zanu PF for ever
Mnangagwa presidency built on quicksand
MORE OPINION
 
Interview: Gonda Hot Seat with Coltart
The Mugabe prophecy that never was
MORE COLUMNISTS
 
 
Chisora camp targets Fury rematch
01/12/2013 00:00:00
by Agencies
 
 
RELATED STORIES

DERECK Chisora's promoter is eying a rematch with Tyson Fury or another fight with a Klitschko after the British heavyweight won his fourth fight in a row.

Chisora defeated little known Ondrej Pala at the Copper Box in London on Saturday night as a barrage of punches near the end of the third round saw Pala turn his back on the action, giving the referee no option but to stop the fight.

Zimbabwe-born Chisora has bounced back well since being knocked out by David Haye in the summer of 2012 with four victories on the spin including a victory over Germany's Edmund Gerber in September which saw him claim the European Heavyweight title.

Now his promoter Frank Warren says he would like to see Chisora get back into the ring with Fury. Chisora lost on points to Fury back in 2011 but was woefully out of shape at the time.

“Dereck is the mandatory challenger for David Price’s British title. We’re waiting on a contract being returned from David, but the fight I would love to see is a Tyson Fury rematch," admitted Warren.

"I would also like to see Dereck back in with a Klitschko. He’s a better fighter now, and he’s been there and done it."

Chisora lost on points to Vitali Klitschko in February 2012 with the now infamous post-fight press conference shenanigans with Haye leading to their showdown in the ring.

Before fighting Fury though, Chisora would have to persuade the Manchester fighter to call off his retirement plans.

Fury said he was quitting the sport last month when a proposed fight with Haye was called off for the second time due to what looks like a career ending shoulder injury to Haye.

Chisora (19-4) said Pala caused him some problems but that it is time for a step up in level.

“Fair play to the guy because he caught me with a couple of good shots, but I was drifting in there and I need a top class opponent who can test me,” he said.



Advertisement


 
Email this to a friend Printable Version Discuss This Story
Share this article:

Digg it

Del.icio.us

Reddit

Newsvine

Nowpublic

Stumbleupon

Face Book

Myspace

Fark

 
 
 
comments powered by Disqus
 
RSS NewsTicker