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David Haye Admits Career Could Very Well Be Over

By Edward Chaykovsky

Former two-division world champion David Haye (26-2, 24KOs) is staring at the end of the road of his boxing career. The former cruiserweight and heavyweight champion has been inactive since TKO victory over Dereck Chisora in July 2012. He was scheduled to face Tyson Fury on two separate dates, but withdrew both times due to injury. He underwent shoulder surgery earlier this year, with the shoulder still troubling him when he tries to train.

“I’d love to [fight again] but maybe my body is telling me to call it a day. I don’t know. You have got to listen to your body and when your bicep detaches from your shoulder and your arm sort of rolls down, your body is telling you it’s enough. I can just about do eight press-ups. I’m months and months and months away from even punching a bag, let alone a person," Haye told Talk Sport.

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User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by alexguiness on 03-31-2014

David Haye has made millions of $$$ out of boxing part time. if he was 100% committed he could go further, but in reality I don't think his focus has ever been on his boxing since losing to Wlad. Haye…

Comment by Scott. Weiland on 03-31-2014

[QUOTE=joe strong;14381815]he is a clown but when he is healthy & on his game he can be an exciting fighter. there are not many HWs with his combination of power & speed. when you train as hard as guys like…

Comment by joe strong on 03-31-2014

he is a clown but when he is healthy & on his game he can be an exciting fighter. there are not many HWs with his combination of power & speed. when you train as hard as guys like haye…

Comment by SthPaw on 03-28-2014

[QUOTE=Weltschmerz;14351719]Get ready for Haye to declare that he's hunting a fight with the next wbc holder.[/QUOTE] This is what I think he may do. He will probably chirp up when the title is given someone new so as to make…

Comment by Richard Wadd on 03-28-2014

aww no, i guess no more classics like his battles with wald, harrison, valuev, and his toe.

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