Dereck Chisora – All About The Green
Dereck Chisora is a British professional boxer. He held the British and Commonwealth heavyweight titles from 2010 to 2011; the European heavyweight title from 2013 to 2014; and has challenged once for the WBC heavyweight title, in 2012.
01:25 Brian’s thoughts on the episode.
04:28 Brian’s introduction.
05:04 I’ll fight anyone, anywhere, any time.
11:24 Why boxing is losing out to MMA.
16:50 Conor McGregor and the future of the UFC.
18:48 Dereck’s press conference game.
21:54 Growing up in Zimbabwe.
27:53 You’ve got to have the heart.
39:40 Future fights Dereck wants if he wins the proposed Dillian rematch.
41:57 Dereck’s mental and physical preparation before a fight,
49:12 Promoters suck the blood out of athletes, Dereck hates them.
58:00 Dereck says Chris Eubank Jr. is doing well as he knows his worth.
1:00:57 Does Dereck deserve his bad boy image?
1:05:29 Dereck’s thoughts on Floyd Mayweather Jr., and proposed fight with Conor McGregor.
1:08:22 Will Dereck fight Fedor Emelianenko in Bellator.
1:09:27 Success secrets.
1:10:19 Who Dereck thinks of as successful.
1:11:22 How Dereck measures his own success.
1:13:57 The greatest boxer in history in Dereck’s view.
1:18:07 Who suspected this of Dereck?
1:19:04 Dereck’s favourite book and music tastes.
1:22:26 Cold hearted Dereck Chisora bans his mother from his fights.
1:24:06 Phone call to the 20 year old Dereck Chisora.
1:25:02 Best advice Dereck ever received.
1:25:52 Can we expect future exciting press conferences?
1:28:54 Advice to young man who really wants to be a heavyweight champion.
1:31:47 What Dereck wants to do when next he meets Dillian Whyte in the ring.
1:36:28 Brian’s summing up.
Churchill School, Harare, Zimbabwe
Mugabe and the White African (documentary film)
Texas country music
The Alchemist (book)
Thriller on Vinyl
Elton John on Vinyl
People mentioned in this episode:
Muhammed “King Mo” Lawal
Michael “Venom” Page
Chris Eubank Jr.
Floyd Mayweather Jr.
John Wayne Parr
Kool & the Gang