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Super featherweight champ feels he beats Canelo and Floyd Mayweather

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Super featherweight champ feels he beats Canelo and Floyd Mayweather

Super featherweight champ feels he beats Canelo and Floyd Mayweather

Tremendous featherweight winner Shakur Stevenson is so self-assured in his means that he suggests he’d conquer Canelo Alvarez and Floyd Mayweather.

Following a head-to-head with forthcoming opponent Oscar Valdez, Stevenson made the remarks theoretically.


He said that Canelo would deal with defeat in the very same division. Also, Mayweather would go down if they achieved in the very same vein decades in the past.

The past time Floyd Mayweather campaigned at 130 kilos again in 2001, around 20 decades back. On the other hand, if Stevenson was close to then, he states Mayweather would not have held on to his ideal document.

“I am my very own fighter. I got my personal game strategy in my brain, and I know how this is going to go,” Stevenson told FightHub Television set.

“I’m likely to go out there and execute it. It’s interesting he’s received Canelo there [giving him advice], but he just can’t get in the ring and combat for him. Even if he [Canelo] could, I feel like if me and Canelo are at the exact excess weight, I defeat him.”

Questioned if he was positive, he added: “Yeah, me personally since I’m a excellent boxer. I feel like Floyd [Mayweather] picked him apart. And I sense like me personally, I would do the identical.

“At the stop of the working day, people are likely to hate me for saying that. I really do not definitely treatment. It is what it is, but I’ve just acquired to be sincere. Like, I’m that confident in myself.”

Afterwards in the interview, Stevenson mentioned Floyd Mayweather and included the identical sentiments as a hypothetical Canelo battle.

“I just sense like I’m so self-confident in myself I really do not treatment who it is. But I come to feel like if you requested me if I beat Floyd Mayweather back again in the working day, I would say yes.

“I honestly truly think that. I’m not just expressing. Which is how I experience about myself.”


Stevenson is on the verge of two-bodyweight title historical past in a unification with Valdez that places him in the pound-for-pound photo.

Currently rated 24 by Entire world Boxing Information, Stevenson will be pushing the top 10 with a triumph in Las Vegas on April 30.

Tipped by several as a long term star of the activity, struggling with Valdez suggests why the Olympic bronze medalist functions so very in the dialogue pertaining to the following era of Shell out For every View headliners.

With combating chat aimed at the likes of Canelo and Floyd Mayweather, even though, Stevenson will undoubtedly maintain hitting column inches in the meantime.

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