Mundine 'planned anthem snub'

Anthony Mundine appears to have shelved plans to stage a controversial political protest before next week's world title contest against Daniel Geale.

Mundine 'planned to snub anthem'

Mundine 'planned to snub anthem'

Mundine was reportedly planning to sit down or turn his back during the pre-fight rendition of the national anthem in protest of the way Aborigines are treated in Australia.

Geale has labelled the plan a low act and wants to send Mundine into retirement.

"He's not what he used to be, you know he's heading towards the end and I think he knows that."

The pair clash at the Sydney Entertainment Centre on Wednesday night.