Feature | Nov 21 2014

EXCLUSIVE Antonio Tarver: If I fought Tyson Fury in the UK it would be the biggest fight in British boxing history

James Slater speaks to a typiclally confident Antonio Tarver who also talks Johnathon Banks, Wladimir Klitschko, and Apollo Creed

FORTY SIX former light-heavyweight king Antonio Tarver returns to action as a heavyweight against Johnathon Banks on December 13 (a fight that was postponed back in September) and Tarver feels his third bout as a heavyweight will lead to much bigger things.

Currently 30-6 (21) the skilful southpaw is convinced he will defeat Wladimir Klitschko and become heavyweight ruler, as is his “destiny.”

Q: What do you think of Johnathon Banks, what does he do well and what type of challenge will he pose to you?