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Haye and Bellew rematch rescheduled to take place in May

The postponed rematch between David Haye and Tony Bellew will take place on May 5 Credit: PA

The postponed rematch between David Haye and Tony Bellew will take place on May 5, promoter Eddie Hearn has announced.

Bellew beat Haye in their grudge match in March and the two had been due to face off again this month, only for Haye to suffer a bicep injury.

It was a cruel blow for the former world heavyweight champion, who was hindered in the first fight by a ruptured Achilles.

His bicep has also required surgery but he is now set to face the Liverpudlian at London's O2 next spring.