But now it's straight up cancelled!
Ticket holders were sent the following email on Friday:
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The Wanted sure knows how to start ma-JOR drama!
To the boxing ring! Ding! Ding!
The duo reveals:
“We would like a boxing match — them against us. It would be brilliant for TV and I don’t have a problem with it at all.”
The boys are playing it off as a fundraiser for charity, but we can't help thinking they might actually want to rough up the 1D cuties!
“They’ve got 12 million followers on Twitter and I get that they have an army of kids. But instead of doing that if they have got an issue, why don’t we actually do something financially — like make some money for a charity, and blow off some steam in a boxing ring.”
Blow off some steam?!
Whoa, whoa, guys. The Wanted is CLEARY a group of bigger men, so how fair is this going to be?
Although we're all about making love and not war, wouldn't it be faboosh to see both bands dancing to the Rocky theme song before the fight?!?!?!