For all the bad blood that went on in the weeks and months leading up to Dillian Whyte’s knockout victory over Lucas Browne last night, what they said to one another afterwards showed why boxing is such a great sport.

For months the two goaded one another on social media, TV and in pretty much every interview they did.

The end result being as conclusive as it was left no room for argument to who was the better fighter on the night.

Following the bout, Browne who had to go to the hospital afterwards said the following:

To which Whyte jumped in and replied with:

Fans have taken well to the mutual respect exhibited by both men above: