“Next, I walked to the table to put my items in my backpack. He grabbed both of my buttocks and squeezed with both of his hands,” the Vegas Sports Daily journalist recounted, according to the BBC. “Then he walked away without saying anything to me and laughed.”
During an afterparty for the fight that same night, Pulev reportedly asked SuShe to take down the video of the kiss.
“I did not remove it and instead posted it because I wanted people to see what he had done to me. I wanted him to be accountable,” she said.
Pulev claimed the two of them were close friends, but SuShe says she only met the boxer a day before the match.
SuShe’s lawyer Gloria Allred wrote a letter to Andy Foster, the director of the CSAC, asking for “an immediate investigation” into the allegations and Pulev’s boxing license to compete in California to be suspended.
The CSAC told CNN in a statement that it is taking the incident seriously.
“On Tuesday Pulev was notified that, before he will be licensed to fight in California again, he must appear in front of the commission and demonstrate that he conforms to this principle of respect,” it said.
Boxing fans should be ashamed of themselves. This woman was sexually assaulted, not only did he kiss her, but groped her butt after the interview. I’m not saying Pulev should be sentenced to 20 years in jail, or any jail time at all. He needs to apologize & be held accountable. https://t.co/nkTkFEwhNv
Pulev is Bulgaria’s R.Kelly. Expect a full on Documentary soon with plenty of Pulev victims from Bulgaria who got even darker stories. Pulev may lose that IBF mandatory position for a second time and lose that AJ payday again. Bob Arum bout to lose that AJ-Pulev fight on ESPN.