There is an old saying that says that you shouldn’t judge a book by its cover. Apparently, this one-liner holds true in boxing, according to British boxer Chris Eubank Jr.:
Old man knocks out fighter. Never judge a Book by It's Cover. https://t.co/tgFmWQsiLf
— Chris Eubank Jr (@ChrisEubankJr) October 8, 2015
Now don’t get me wrong. Eubank wasn’t talking about himself because he looked every bit the killer when he disposed of Tony Jeter last month:
Going back to Eubank’s tweet, what do you make of a 70-year old man wearing jumpers getting inside the ring against a “professional” boxer? A mismatch of course.
But what if we show you otherwise? Watch this:
It’s unclear when the video was taken. But the fact of the matter is, as Eubank Jr. tweeted, you can never judge a fighter by his appearance or age for that matter.