Viddal Riley, the English cruiserweight champion, has referred to as for a shot at British and Commonwealth titlist Isaac Chamberlain.
“I would like the British title subsequent,” Riley instructed Sky Sports activities. “I do know boxing is a enterprise. I perceive the way it works.
“Isaac Chamberlain, he needs to take a step upwards, rightfully so, I would like the identical alternative to take a step upwards.
“Once you get the chance, the Chamberlain versus Riley battle is a giant battle. On the finish of the day the large fights is what brings the large cash. I would like that battle subsequent and it is a problem.
Viddal Riley was over the moon following his dominant win over Nathan Quarless to develop into the brand new English cruiserweight champion.
“Let’s make it occur.”
Riley want to get that battle on the Joshua Buatsi vs Dan Azeez invoice after that light-heavyweight contest was postponed.
“Me vs Chamberlain’s simple to make. I believe it might be nice, I do not know when Buatsi and Azeez are rescheduled to battle but when that in some way finally ends up being within the early new yr, think about that on the identical present,” he mentioned.
“That is a giant London, British boxing present and that is what I believe we are able to create however let’s examine.”
Viddal Riley dominates Nathan Quarless to develop into the brand new English cruiserweight champion at York Corridor.
It is a step-up that Riley would welcome. “He isn’t going to put down. He’ll battle you. If you wish to beat Isaac Chamberlain, you must earn it. He is confirmed that. However that’s what excites me,” Riley mentioned.
“I desire a win over somebody who has that mentality as a result of these wins imply extra.
“It is a problem, individuals will doubt me and say I am inexperienced. Some individuals will assist me. However on the finish of the day it creates dialog.”
One other rising cruiserweight, Tokyo Olympian Cheavon Clarke may even be trying to tackle Chamberlain for the British cruiserweight championship.
“I would be keen to battle Chev if that was a remaining eliminator for the British. I believe that may be a fantastic battle as nicely,” Riley famous. “It could be a very good battle.
Viddal Riley says that Tommy Fury simply must admit that he doesn’t need to battle him in response to the feedback that he’s not on the identical degree as him in boxing.
“Identical to some other recreation, in the event you’re enjoying a pc recreation and also you assume you may win you ask can I’ve a go subsequent. It is no totally different.
“Folks shall be fascinated by that battle [between him and Chamberlain]. And I need to be British champion.”
Riley is decided to pursue these credible titles within the skilled sport and, regardless of having a big social media following himself, will not be tempted to make simple cash on this planet of influencer boxing.
Viddal Riley punished Anees Taj with physique photographs earlier than trapping him on the ropes with a spiteful mixture.
“I am simply not a bully,” he mentioned. “In a brief reply I am not a bully and since I am not a bully, I am unable to battle within the crossover world of boxing.
“I am calling out Isaac Chamberlain on Saturday – I do not belong in crossover boxing. I am calling out the British and Commonwealth champion. So you may clearly see my intentions.
“My ambition is to be the perfect. My ambition is to be challenged.”