Ivaylo Gotzev, co-promoter for heavyweight contender Kubrat Pulev, says the Bulgarian boxer would love to get in the ring with British contender Dillian Whyte.
remaining month, Pulev suffered the 2d defeat of his profession – when he became stopped in 9 rounds by using IBF, IBO, WBA, WBO champion Anthony Joshua.
Whyte is additionally coming off a loss.
He became brutally knocked out by way of Alexander Povetkin in five rounds returned in August at Matchroom’s combat Camp in Brentwood.
A rematch between Whyte and Povetkin became tabbed for November, and then in January, with both dates being cast aside when the Russian fighter become clinically determined with COVID-19.
Povetkin has now recovered and lately back to practicing camp – with a Whyte rematch being mentioned for a date in March.
In previous interviews, Whyte has taken numerous verbal shots at Pulev’s worth as a fighter.
Gotzev shows that Pulev would want to shut Whyte’s mouth for first rate – and he is willing wait until after the British fighter has confronted Povetkin.
“Let’s not neglect that at the moment we stand nonetheless in a profitable column with Kubrat at 2-1 against appropriate British heavyweights,” referred to Gotzev. “i’m referring to Chisora and Hughie Fury, so let’s keep the score going,” Gotzev advised Sky activities.
“certainly one battle of excellent activity that I suppose fashion-sensible and personalities would make for a great conflict is Kubrat Pulev versus Dillian Whyte, once he offers with Povetkin.
“Dillian Whyte has been very loud in the past speaking about Kubrat and Kubrat appears like he’s the ultimate mouth he desires to close. it really is a great heavyweight scrap for the future.”