News | Jun 12 2018

David Haye retires from boxing – full statement

Former world heavyweight and cruiserweight champion David 'The Hayemaker' Haye has officially announced his retirement from boxing following a 16-year professional career
David Haye
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(Full David Haye retirement statement below)

I am going to continue fighting.

I am going to continue fighting because it’s in my DNA, it defines my character, it’s what I love to do, and because life, I’ve come to realise, is one long, exciting, back-and-forth fight.