Former heavyweight champion Charles Martin has as soon as once more lashed out at high rated contender Dillian Whyte.
The 2 boxers have traded phrases in latest months, as Martin tried to safe a battle with Whyte in the US.
Whyte’s promoter, Eddie Hearn, was planning to put the British fighter on a card or two in America.
In keeping with Sky Sports activities, these plans have now modified course – with Whyte’s subsequent outing wanting extra prone to land within the UK.
Martin was removed from blissful when suggested of the latest developments.
“Dillian Whyte is operating again dwelling to the UK earlier than he even steps foot in America,” Martin advised Sky Sports activities.
“As soon as Dillian discovered that I used to be going to welcome him to America with a pleasant KO loss, he turned the aircraft round and flew dwelling. That is the reality. Ain’t nothing right here in America for Dillian however concussions. I do not blame him, operating dwelling to security. It is sensible for him. He knew what was coming for him.
“Dillian did the appropriate factor, as a result of he is been wanting kinda shaky in his final couple of fights. I do not suppose his chin is there anymore. He is aware of it too, so it is a good factor he purchased a spherical journey ticket. That is the shortest American journey in historical past. One minute Eddie Hearn says, ‘Dillian gonna conquer America’, the following minute he’s planning a battle again dwelling.
“Eddie is aware of greatest. He thought why get my second-best heavyweight knocked out by Charles in America. I perceive, Eddie most likely do not imagine in him both. Subsequent time you are coming to overcome America, no less than get off the aircraft!”
Whyte was in motion earlier this yr, when he stopped former world champion Alexander Povetkin.
Martin has been away from the ring since February of 2020, when he put away Gerald Washington in six rounds.