Found May 08, 2012 on Fox Sports:
Warring British boxers David Haye and Dereck Chisora will go head-to-head in London on July 14 in a fight sanctioned by the Luxembourg Boxing Federation, reports said. Chisora's manager, Frank Warren, will make a "major announcement" in London on Tuesday, where he is expected to give details of the fight. Neither of the British heavyweight fighters -- who hit the headlines after an ugly brawl at a news conference after Chisora's WBC heavyweight defeat to Vitali Klitschko in Munich on Feb. 18 -- hold a current British Boxing Board of Control license. Chisora's license was withdrawn in March following his involvement in a number of controversial incidents before and after his title challenge in the Olympiahalle fight. Haye officially retired last October, three months after losing his WBA title to Wladimir Klitschko in Hamburg, Germany. But a grudge match between the pair looks set to go ahead after it apparently was given the green light by Luxembourg autho...

Heavyweights Haye, Chisora to fight in London

David Haye and Dereck Chisora will fight in London on July 14, five months after a brawl between the British heavyweights led authorities to strip Chisora of his boxing license. The fight at West Ham soccer club will be sanctioned by the Luxembourg Boxing Federation. The British Boxing Board of Control refused to get involved because neither fighter has a license. Haye relinquished...

Authority threatens Haye-Chisora fight

British boxing's governing body has warned that anyone involved in the fight between British heavyweights David Haye and Dereck Chisora will be stripped of their licenses. The July 14 bout at West Ham soccer club in London will be sanctioned by the Luxembourg Boxing Federation because the British Boxing Board of Control refused involvement because neither fighter has a license...

David Haye and Dereck Chisora to actually fight inside a ring on July 14

To settle their February brawl in Munich, Germany, David “The Hayemaker” Haye and fellow English countryman Dereck “Del Boy” Chisora announced today during a press conference at the Upton Park that they will throw fists in the squared circle on … Continue reading →

Haye vs. Chisora, Povetkin-Rahman presser quotes

Two heavyweight-highlights in London London will play host to one of the biggest boxing events of the summer, and not just the 2012 Olympic boxing competition. Upton Park is the chosen venue for two spectacular heavyweight encounters on July 14 presented by Frank Warren and Sauerland Event. Former world champion David Haye (25-2, 23 KOs) will face off with fellow Englishman Dereck...

Boxing rumor mill: Haye vs Chisora set; Peterson fails drug test, Khan fight in jeopardy

While the boxing world is still taking in the aftermath of the Floyd Mayweather vs. Miguel Cotto fight, there has been some big news over the past day across several different fronts. Most notably, it has come out that Lamont Peterson failed a pre-fight drug test several months ago, testing positive for synthetic testosterone, and also that David Haye and Dereck Chisora will fight...

Boxing great Wladimir Klitschko calls David Haye against Dereck Chisora a ‘freak show’

Ring Magazine, IBF, IBO, WBA and WBO heavyweight king “Dr. Steelhammer” Wladimir Klitschko mocked the legitimacy of the July 14 bout pitting David “The Hayemaker” Haye against fellow English countryman Dereck “Del Boy” Chisora as a “freak show.” Chisora (15-3, … Continue reading →
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