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Whyte Says Joshua Was a 'Punk' in Jarrell Miller Confrontation

By Chris McKenna, courtesy of The Daily Star

DILLIAN WHYTE called Anthony Joshua a “punk” for the way he handled a confrontation with American heavyweight Jarrell Miller.

WBA, IBF, IBO and WBO heavyweight champion Joshua was at a press conference in New York with September opponent Alexander Povetkin when Miller stormed the stage last week.

The American bruiser taunted Joshua about fighting Povetkin before saying his mum “looked good in a Sunday dress”.

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Joshua squared up Miller after telling him to “shut the f*** up” in a heated exchange before security pulled them apart.

But ahead of his clash with Joseph Parker, Jamaican-born Whyte said: “Joshua is a punk because if he had said that about my mum I would have just gone off there and then.

“Somethings I just wouldn't do and one is disrespect another person's mum. That's below the belt.

“Where I'm from in Jamaica, people get killed for that.

“If you said that about someone's mum, they will kill you, 100 percent.

“As a child in Jamaica I've seen people get hurt badly for saying something bad about someone's mum. You get killed for that, literally.”

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by P4Pdunny on 07-31-2018

Miller didn't say that to his face cos he's a coward. He was also advised against coming as part of the panel to Saturdays card because of some comments that he made that Whyte didn't like. If he came, his…

Comment by Marvlus Marv on 07-30-2018

I'm not an AJ fanboy but a 'punk' is exactly what Dillian Whyte is. A shyte boxer that scrapes through just well enough to get bigger fights.

Comment by Mammoth on 07-30-2018

Miller vs Shyte

Comment by juggernaut666 on 07-30-2018

Miller said that about his mom AFTER that incident NOT to Joshuas face ! When Joshua found out about it it was brought up in an interview he was doing . Once again ppl dont know what theyre talking about…

Comment by jas on 07-30-2018

[QUOTE=GGG Gloveking;18979432]You take Whyte because he's been shot and stabbed?[/QUOTE] Given ive never seen them in a street fight, i use the information at my disposal to make a prediction...

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