Canelo Alvarez tells Demetrius Andrade “You’ll by no means get the struggle”
Unified super middleweight champion Saul “Canelo” Alvarez (56-1-2, 38KO) made former WBO champion Billy Joe Saunders (30-1, 14ko) quit on the stool in their unification bout. In a heated alternate throughout the post-fight press convention, WBO Middleweight champion Demetrius “Boo Boo” Andrade (30-0, 18ko) confronted Canelo.
CHASING CANELO ALVAREZ
There’s a lengthy documented historical past of Andrade chasing a struggle with the Mexican champion. It may be traced again to when each fighters have been competing at junior middleweight. Boo Boo was the champion whereas Alvarez was the primary contender. One of many fundamental causes Andrade went as much as middleweight and signed with DAZN British promoter Eddie Hearn was in hopes of lastly touchdown the struggle.
Alvarez held all three belts at middleweight after defeating Daniel Jacobs for the IBF title again in Could 2019. He solely wanted to struggle Andrade for undisputed. As a substitute, he determined to forgo undisputed and regarded to remove the WBO mild heavyweight title from Sergey Kovalev again in November 2019.
“Canelo must be preventing Demetrius Andrade. He shouldn’t be preventing Kovalev. It’s an excellent struggle, however he must be preventing different champions within the division.”
Alvarez is the face of boxing and the highest pound-for-pound fighter within the sport. His accomplishments and accolades being a four-divisional champion is nothing to sneeze at. Nonetheless, for some purpose, he’s not inquisitive about preventing the WBO champion and made it very clear throughout their dust-up on the post-fight presser.
Andrade attended the struggle sporting a really humorous shirt that mentioned, “Canelo & Billy Joe are scared to struggle Boo Boo.”
THE POST FIGHT WAR OF WORDS
Placing Saunders apart, Andrade crashed the post-fight presser desirous to know when the Mexican celebrity was going to struggle him. An aggravated Alvarez confirmed essentially the most emotion followers have ever seen out of him and spoke his thoughts in good English.
“You’re a champion however you haven’t fought anyone. Get the fuck out of right here man, get the fuck out of right here.. You’ll by no means get the struggle, you’re a horrible fighter.”
By: Garrisson Bland
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