#sports activities Derek Chisora backs KSI to ‘SMOKE’ Tommy Fury were the pair to meet
Derek Chisora backs KSI to ‘SMOKE’ Tommy Fury if the pair meet subsequent after the YouTuber claimed TWO wins on his return to boxing… however he insists the Gypsy King’s brother is not going to take the bout out of concern of shedding the respect of the ‘traveller group’
- KSI gained back-to-back fights together with in opposition to Luis Alcaraz Pineda on Saturday
- Heavyweight icon Derek Chisora backed the YouTuber to beat Tommy Fury
- The former Love Island star is simply too frightened of shedding to take the bout, says Chisora
Derek Chisora has backed YouTuber KSI to beat Tommy Fury – however doubted that the two will ever face off in the ring.
KSI – actual identify Olajide Olayinka Williams ‘JJ’ Olatunji – gained back-to-back fights on Saturday night, stopping each Swarmz, a rapper, and Luis Alcaraz Pineda, knowledgeable boxer, at London’s O2 Arena.
Speaking to the Boxing Social in the aftermath of KSI’s profitable return to the ring, Chisora recommended that he would love to see the YouTuber tackle former Love Island star Fury however added that he felt Tyson’s brother wouldn’t danger shedding the respect of the ‘traveller group’.
KSI defeated each Swarmz and Luis Alcaraz Pineda at London’s O2 Arena on Saturday night time
‘I’d like to see that, 100 per cent, let’s make that occur,’ mentioned the former WBC heavyweight challenger.
He added: ‘What’s Tommy Fury performed in the final two years? Nothing. KSI. Smoke him. You know, Tommy Fury is not going to combat KSI as a result of he is aware of if he loses to KSI the traveller group won’t ever ever respect him and KSI will knock him out.’
Fury has not fought since showing on the undercard for his brother Tyson’s homecoming heavyweight bout with Dillian Whyte at Wembley in April.
Derek Chisora (L) backed KSI to beat Tommy Fury however mentioned the latter was unlikely to take the combat for concern of shedding the respect of the ‘traveller group’
The 29-year-old knocked out Swarmz in the second spherical after the Brit simply survived the first
He has not been defeated in any of his eight bouts to date however the high quality of his opponents has been known as into query by many followers of the sport.
Jake Paul, brother of KSI’s enterprise associate Logan, was due to combat Fury however points surrounding the Brit’s entry to the US put paid to that combat going down.
Paul has since sought to name Fury out in the aftermath of that combat being pulled, accusing him of operating scared from their combat which was due to happen at Madison Square Garden.
Fury is seeking his subsequent opponent having not fought since he appeared on his brother’s undercard at Wembley in April
Fury is probably going to resolve his subsequent transfer quickly, with KSI leaving the door ajar for them to meet having admitted they thought of approaching the Manchester native about entering into the ring on Saturday.
‘We did not strategy him however we were interested by it earlier than we went down the two combat route,’ he mentioned.
‘We were interested by placing the feelers on the market however we understood he wasn’t in the proper bodily form to are available on shorter discover which is truthful sufficient. But yeah why not in the future?’