“It’s what it’s. It may very well be a superb studying curve for the entire sport of boxing, for the long run. For me, I’m simply centered on successful this combat and turning into the undisputed champion.”
Some good has come from the debacle; Kambosos was scheduled to once more depart for the US on September 25 for the rescheduled October 5 bout. As a substitute, he remained in Sydney for 2 life-changing occasions on September 24.
“It was loopy as a result of the identical day the beginning of my [third] little one got here, a few hours later my grandfather, George Kambosos, handed away,” he stated.
“I’ve acquired plenty of motivation for this combat, plenty of inspiration. When this stuff occur, particularly within the lead as much as the largest combat of your life, they create a hearth that may’t be stopped.
“All of that inspiration and motivation that I’m feeling and I’ve acquired behind me, I’m going to win this combat for a lot of causes.
“When Triller began creating all of those points and wished to alter the dates once more, the entire thing went loopy. It’s prefer it was all meant to be; I may very well be right here for the beginning and the funeral of my grandfather after which go and have this combat and win these belts.
“All the things is future. It’s put me into a good higher place as a result of these two issues have been on my thoughts rather a lot for this preparation.
“I used to be frightened in regards to the child, whether or not the infant was going to come back whereas I used to be abroad, whereas I’m on the airplane again to the US, and can my grandfather go away? He wasn’t nicely, we have been frightened he was going to go away whereas I used to be over there or in quarantine.
“As soon as this stuff occurred, as laborious as they’re, my thoughts was so clear. I really feel good proper now, I’m able to beat him up and produce these lovely belts again residence.”
There was one other upside from the most recent postponement. The saga has captured the eye of the boxing fraternity in the US, exposing the 28-year-old to a good bigger viewers.
“The great factor out of it’s I’ve picked up much more followers, much more publicity with the entire situation,” he stated.
“All the things occurs for a purpose. Triller had so many possibilities to do it, so many dates.
“Not solely myself, however the entire boxing world was sick and uninterested in it. They tried nevertheless it got here to some extent the place me and Lopez are fighters, we wish to combat.
“I’m very centered, my tunnel imaginative and prescient is unbreakable. I can’t see how this child beats me. He can’t beat me.”