Slap in the wallet for Chisora

Following yesterdays outburst by WBC World Heavyweight challenger Dereck Chisora when he slapped Champion Vitali Klitschko in the face at the weigh-in, the WBC have today fine Chisora US $50,000 for his unsportsmanly conduct.

WBC president Jose Sulaiman said “The organisation has decided to fine Chisora for not complying with the fair play that is required in all sports.” he went on to say praise Vitali Klitschko for keeping calm despite extreme provocation.

Fight fans can see the coverage of the fight live on BoxNation here in the UK Sky ch456 and Virgin ch546 from 8pm.

Daily Sport says – Hype is hype and some people might say this is all part of boxing, but in any sport there needs to be respect for the rules and the other participants. By slapping Klitschko, Chisora has just made a hard job a lot harder.

 

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