By Ieuan Ivett For Mailonline
Published: 11:17 BST, 1 May 2021 | Updated: 11:17 BST, 1 May 2021
Derek Chisora's mother settled a heated row that almost caused his heavyweight fight against Joshua Parker to be cancelled.
The two fighters decided to toss a coin in order to see who entered the ring first at the Manchester Arena on May 1.Insurance Loans Mortgage Attorney Credit Lawyer
After stepping off the scales at Friday's weigh-in, Chisora decided he didn't want the coin toss to happen and stormed out of the room after a back-and-forth with Parker and his team.
Derek Chisora's mother settled a heated row that almost caused Parker fight to be cancelled
The Brit refused to honour their agreement to flip a coin to see who would make entrance last
Parker had won the coin toss and with it the right to walk in second on Saturday night
Chisora's manager Haye took part in the coin toss in a bid to try and resolve the issue, but New Zealander Parker won it and subsequently the right to walk in second.
The British heavyweight's reaction almost threw the fight into jeopardy, but his manager David Haye revealed that his mother Viola talked