Leading boxing promoter Eddie Hearn appears to be freshly charged for battle as the new year’s boxing schedule kicks off this month.

The controversial Londoner brings about a myriad of sentiment on social media both positive and negative but say what you want about him, he tends to engage with fans perhaps more than any other promoter out there.

A last-minute scramble has seen a quick card put together by Hearn this weekend in the US on DAZN that won’t feature heavyweight Jarrell Miller as it turns out.

But that hasn’t dampened good old Eddie Hearn’s spirits.

A video shot with him and reporter Kugan Cassius of IFL TV is getting quite a bit of engagement today as Hearn had the following carefully crafted (or not so much) message to his haters this year:

He followed it up with this bashing of one fan on Twitter due to the color of his hair:

On a serious note Hearn returns to America this weekend where fighting on his latest boxing bill will be the supremely talented Jorge Linares who boxes in his 50th fight.

IBF World Super-Bantamweight from Ireland TJ Doheny and WBO middleweight champion Demetrius Andrade will also be fighting on the bill this weekend at Madison Square Garden in New York.