Frank Warren, co-promoter of WBC heavyweight champion Tyson Fury, responded to colleague Eddie Hearn by stating that Dillian White is a much better boxer than Agit Kabayel, who should be the next contender for the Gypsy King.
“Kabayel is the undefeated European heavyweight champion, and if we manage to organize the fight, he will not become a passing contender for Fury. Eddie Hearn is trying to push Dillian White to fight Fury on December 5th,” Warren told The Daily Star.
“But I have already made it clear that White should not have fought in November after such a brutal knockout in which Alexander Povetkin sent him in August. Now they want to enter the ring against the WBC champion, and this after Povetkin cut him down? This is madness.
Hearn also said that White is a higher class than Kabayel, but then why was Dillian literally on the verge of life and death twice in battles with Derek Chisora? While Kabayel confidently outboxed Chisora on points in 2017. “