Since Saúl Álvarez's defeat against Dmitry Bivol, the greatness of the Mexican boxer has been questioned and on this occasion ali abdelazizmanager
Since Saúl Álvarez’s defeat against Dmitry Bivol, the greatness of the Mexican boxer has been questioned and on this occasion ali abdelazizmanager of the welterweight champion of UFC Kamaru Usmanlaunched a strong criticism towards the “cinnamon”.
The manager of the dangerous MMA fighter said in an interview for the YouTube channel, Menace Tube: “I don’t think he’s the pound-for-pound king anymore. ‘Canelo’, his mystique, is gone. He’s become a regular fighter. He became one more”.
— Ali Abdelaziz (@AliAbdelaziz00) November 5, 2021
The fall of the boxer from Guadalajara against the Russian, on May 7 in Las Vegas, was just the second as a professional; the first occurred in September 2013 against Floyd Mayweather by split decision.
It is not the first time that the environment of usman comments on the “cinnamon”, because previously the manager of “The Nigerian Nightmare” He had already exchanged a message on Twitter with the Mexican boxer.
In the same sense, his own Kamaru He has repeatedly said that he would like to face Alvarez Barragan: “I want to test myself in that way and I want to have that fear again. I don’t want to say that I’m not afraid when I fight these guys, I’m afraid. But going in there with that guy (“Canelo”), it’s scary,” Usman said. for SportBible.
BOX | Date revealed for “Canelo” vs. Bivol rematch
When the third fight between Saul Alvarez and Gennady Golovkinit was thought that the “cinnamon” He did not want the rematch against Dmitry Bivol, but Eddie Hearn (box promoter) revealed the date to see the Mexican boxer and the Russian again in a string.
According to the English promoter, the teams from “Canelo” and Bivol They would have already agreed that the rematch will take place in the Cinco de Mayo celebrations of the following year, leaving the fight for Saturday, May 6, 2023.
“We sat down with Dmitry Bivol and his team and said, ‘Look, you’re going to defend your world championship around the same time, in September (the date the Mexican fights against GGG), and then there’s the rematch for “Canelo” Alvarez. in May. With “Canelo” there is no problem because there is no way he will not accept that fight, he wants revenge,” Eddie Hearn told DAZN Boxing Show.
as it says Hearnthe boxer from Guadalajara would seek “revenge” against bivol, since the Russian prescribed his second defeat as a professional on May 7 and incidentally retained his light heavyweight title of the World Boxing Association (WBA). Also, in days gone by “cinnamon” he commented, “They are the two biggest fights in boxing, the fight with Golovkin and the rematch with Bivol.”