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Team Klitschko Rip Haye-Chisora: Disgrace, Freak Show

Wladimir Klitschko's manager Bernd Boente has effectively dismissed the chances of David Haye or Dereck Chisora forcing world title rematches after their controversial heavyweight fight in July, a fight which the Ukrainian has dismissed as a "freak show".

Haye and Chisora will face off at West Ham's Upton Park on July 14 despite neither of them currently holding British boxing licences, after the Luxembourg Boxing Federation agreed to sanction the bout.

Both Haye and Chisora have lost to the Klitschko brothers in the past and expressed their desire for a second chance - but Boente appears keen for the Ukrainian pair to wipe their hands of the Britons.

Responding to news of the showdown, Boente told BBC Radio Five Live: "They both lost to the Klitschkos. They are on the second level. We could [not] care less."

Meanwhile Wladimir, who eased past Haye in July last year and was then spat at by Chisora prior to the Finchley man's failed attempt to dethrone his brother Vitali in February, said: "It is a freak show under freak rules. It is a spit in the face of the British Boxing Board of Control.

"To get a licence for this man [Chisora] is disgraceful for the sport. How can you have such an event featuring a man who has shown his behaviour to the world, especially considering what he did at the press conference, where he threatened Haye? It's something that isn't good for the fans and the sport."

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Pactar∂ on 05-10-2012

Translation of the topic title: Team Klitschko will be closely observing the fight, is interested in fighting the winner.

Comment by GoogleMe on 05-10-2012

It's an honest fight with two contenders! Winner faces Povetkin, then Wlad/Vit

Comment by kojak95 on 05-10-2012

the klitschkos cant complain haye has to make his money as does chisora vitali doesnt want to fight haye right now so he can fight whoever he wants. chisora is high profile now if vitali doesn tlike the fight he…

Comment by Light_Speed on 05-10-2012

It is a freak show and the fight is gonna be disappointing but still more entertaining than most HW fights we've seen in recent years, except Huck/Povetkin.

Comment by Dirk Diggler UK on 05-10-2012

Having heard Wlad's interview on the BBC, you can't really argue with what he's saying in principle But its still a fight people want to see so....

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