I have never seen this pre-fight strategy. I wouldn’t be surprised if more people started using it.
The child doing the punching is the son of Billy Joe Saunders, the current WBO middleweight champion. He’s defending that title on Saturday night in London against American Willie Monroe Jr.
Boxer Billy Joe Saunders’ son may have a future in combat sports. During today’s Saunders-Willie Monroe Jr. weigh-ins in advance of middelweight title fight that will be featured in this weekend’s Canelo Alvarez-GGG undercard, Saunders’ son straight up punched Monroe in the dick after the boxer messed with his hair.
Billy Joe Saunders stood up for his son and did not apologize:
Check out the video below.