Emanuel Steward: David Haye is Scared To Death!

By Edward Chaykovsky

Emanuel Steward, trainer for WBO/IBO/IBF heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko, is not impressed with David Haye's pre-fight intimidation tactics. Over the last week, the war of words has reached a new critical level between Haye and Klitschko. Steward believes Haye is doing a lot of talking because the British fighter is actually very afraid. Klitschko and Haye will collide this coming Saturday in a stadium located in Hamburg, Germany. 

“Wladimir looks into David’s eyes when he talks all that mess and just sees fear. It’s Haye who’s scared to death. When he (Haye) is standing in the ring come fight night, and he sees this huge man in a red robe coming out of the tunnel, surrounded by smoke, with big brother Vitali standing directly behind his (Wlad’s) shoulder wanting to get at him, all these emotions are going to spawn reality. And as I like to say, ‘Welcome to the lion’s den David,'" Steward told

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Laborer on 06-30-2011

There's no doubt Haye is scared, the only question is to what degree. He's definitely in the lion's den.

Comment by NEELZ on 06-29-2011

David Haye has talked so much trash that he simply cannot lie down like a dog the first time he gets popped. I believe that will not happen. He is hoping for the quick strike, and get Wlad in trouble…

Comment by kiaba360 on 06-29-2011

David Haye has backed himself up into a wall. He's talked a lot of **** all through the fight process and if he doesn't put on a great performance, he's more irrelevant than I thought. What brought him to the…

Comment by supremelygifted on 06-29-2011

[QUOTE=Thickear;10762532]They said HE was scared to death back in 1964 because of his trash talk and erratic behaviour at the weigh in, but when they met mid-ring for the ref's instructions Cassius Marcellus Clay said to Liston, "Got you now,…

Comment by Carpe Diem on 06-29-2011

Steward's reaction after Haye beat Wlad.

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