I feel like chicken tonight - Saunders game for a laugh after Wilder fowl play

Billy Joe Saunders has clearly not lost his appetite for fuelling the fires after allegedly hurling chicken at Deontay Wilder in a Belfast restaurant on Friday.

Footage emerged of a confrontation between WBO world middleweight champion Saunders and WBC world heavyweight strap-holder Wilder on the eve of Tyson Fury's fight with Francesco Pianeta.

Saunders is said to have thrown poultry at the American, who was sitting at a table dining with his entourage as the Englishman approached him with a handshake before they exchanged words.

Video emerged of Saunders making a hasty retreat and one of Wilder's group slipping over as he went in pursuit of the 28-year-old.

Saunders was in no mood to play down the incident on Saturday, tweeting: "I feel like chicken tonight chicken tonight." 

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