Bulgarian boxer Pulev to donate half money of heavyweight title fight to virus medics
Monday, April 06, 2020, 15:05
Bulgaria’s Kubrat Pulev is seen during a press conference at the Principality Stadium in Cardiff on Sept 11, 2017 during an event to promote his heavyweight world title boxing match against champion Britain’s Anthony Joshua. (GEOFF CADDICK / AFP)
SOFIA – Bulgarian boxer Kubrat Pulev, the IBF’s world heavyweight title challenger, said he will donate half of his money from the fight against Briton Anthony Joshua to help medical workers fight the coronavirus.
Pulev, 38, is expected to earn around five million US dollars from the fight, which has been postponed due to the pandemic.
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“I will donate 50 percent of the