‘If he dies, he dies’: Piers Morgan challenges Jeremy Clarkson to fight

CNN short timer Piers Morgan has challenged his archenemy, “Top Gear” host Jeremy Clarkson, to a charity fight:

Very “Ivan Drago,” Musket.

Did “if he dies, he dies” come from the same Piers Morgan who’s always denouncing violent rhetoric?

Morgan later agreed to higher stakes:

So, is it on?

@piersmorgan @JeremyClarkson Sort it out boys!
#MorganVClarkson
#QueensburyRules
Profits to winners choice #Charity http://t.co/JVLGONtCUo— Jimi Walsh (@JimiWalsh) March 20, 2014

Unlike Morgan’s soon to be former show on CNN, there could actually be an audience for this fight, and the consensus seems to be a Morgan loss:


http://twitter.com/#!/TheHK8/status/446731531202355200

Clarkson has yet to respond to Morgan’s challenge.

Update: Shortly after we posted this, Clarkson did respond. Sorry, Piers:

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