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Derek Chisora's MUM settles heated ring walk row that almost caused Joshua Parker fight to be cancelled - as she acts as 'voice of reason' after Brit stormed off at weigh-in Derek Chisora's mother settled a heated row over ring walks for Parker fight  The two heavyweights flipped a coin in order to decide who walked first  Chisora stormed off at the weigh-in due to the decision and threatened to cancel His manager David Haye revealed that his mother, Viola, convinced him to fight 

By Ieuan Ivett For Mailonline

Published: 11:17 BST, 1 May 2021 | Updated: 11:17 BST, 1 May 2021

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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.

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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.

Chisora decided he didn't want the coin toss to happen and stormed out the weigh-in

Viola acted as the 'voice of reason' in heated row

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

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

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

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