CHRIS EUBANK Jr and James DeGale had to be kept by apart by security as they filmed an ad to sell their February 23 fight.
Ahead of their super-middleweight grudge clash at The O2 Eubank, 29, angered the ex-IBF champ with tales of a successful 2012 sparring session.
Lawrence Lustig3 Chris Eubank Jr and James DeGale had to be kept apart at an ad shoot today
Eubank said: “He’s done his best to avoid me since I arrived on the scene.
“He’s done everything he can to dodge me.
“I was happy to film the commercial with him. I’m in control of my emotions but clearly he’s not.”
DeGale, 32, reckoned the sparring went his way and said: “I cannot stand him and I’m counting down the days to when I get to finish him off.
Reuters3 Eubank Jr and DeGale almost came to blows over an old sparring session
Reuters3 James DeGale and Chris Eubank Jr had to be separated
“The posturing, attitude, his personality, it’s a joke to me. His career reminds me of a Carry On film.”
Meanwhile, Dillian Whyte is ready to put Wladimir Klitschko into permanent retirement — if Anthony Joshua does not want to fight.
Klitschko, 42, is rumoured to be considering a comeback.
And Whyte who called heavyweight King AJ’s latest offer “stupid”, said: “I’m not waiting for that clown.”