Matthew Macklin says he and David Haye will return from Germany triumphant over the coming fortnight as both men attempt to wrest world titles from longstanding champions in the Central European country.
Well maybe not so much UFC moves but here’s a video from David Haye’s open training session showing some of the Hayemaker’s gym work for his impending dual with 6ft 5in fellow heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko. Shot by the boys at Sportsvibe.co.uk, the clip captures Haye comfortably laid out on the canvas while strength and conditioning coach Ruben Tabares looks like he’s trying to apply an arm lock.
Haye who is not afraid of ruffling a few feathers in the build up to a fight was surprised how much fans took to Wladimir over his charm offensive during the media drive for the fight.
British tennis No1 Andy Murray has credited a pep talk with WBA heavyweight champion David Haye for getting him mentally ready for Wimbledon.
The Scot was on the ropes following a crushing loss to Novak Djokovic in the Final of the Australian Open in January but revealed a chat with the boxer, who is preparing for his own showdown with fellow heavyweight champ Wladimir Klitschko, helped him regain his self-belief.
What is it about HBO’s barnstorming interview show Face Off that that really drives home the point that a fight is around the corner? That question is answered in the first line of each fighter’s opening gambit in this Klitschko vs Haye Face Off.
Having been out in Tyrol, Austria at Wladimir Klitschko’s training camp, Sky Sports boxing correspondent Craig Slater returns to British shores to see how David Haye’s camp is coming along. Lots of back and forth on Haye’s weight and whether he’s stopped sparring or not, plus another decapited head image from the Hayemaker camp.
The fight scheduled for July 23 will be screened live on Channel 5 and Fury says the large viewing figures from being on terrestrial TV has driven him to become more trim and muscular than ever.
Unbeaten heavyweight prospect David Price has praised the excellent sparring he received with WBA champion David Haye ahead of his win over Tom Dallas on Saturday night.
Price flattened the 6ft 6ins fighter from Kent in the second round to set up an October British title eliminator with John McDermott and the former Olympic bronze medallist credited his time with Haye for his performance.